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Praja Foundation

Mumbai air quality deteriorating

The report stated that the highest average mon-thly AQI in 2018 was 176 in January 2018.

10 Apr 2019 3:05 AM

Mumbai in distress: Water, garbage issues on rise

The complaints to the garden department and solid waste management department witnessed a rise of 59 and 43 per cent in the same period.

10 Apr 2019 2:44 AM

Shortage of cops to deal with crisis

It stated that there is a 10 per cent gap in the sanctioned and working numbers of police personnel.

22 Feb 2019 2:21 AM

Hypertension killed 6K in city in 2016

Tuberculosis caused 4,350 deaths, followed by diabetes at 1,762 in the same year.

01 Nov 2018 12:55 AM

‘Underweight students in schools down by 84 per cent’

According to the report, the highest number of underweight students in MCGM schools was recorded in M/E ward in 2013-14.

16 Oct 2018 2:07 AM


Road naming was top priority

50% of corporators asked less than 10 questions, 13 kept mum.

29 Sep 2018 2:03 AM

Praja Foundation ranks city MLAs on performance

The foundation has surveyed more than 24,290 people, analysed data of business in the legislature and the offences registered against MLAs.

22 Aug 2018 2:54 AM

‘MLAs, councillors didn’t raise civic issues adequately’

This, is in spite of a total of 3,060 complaints filed in 2015, 2016, and 2017 on fires in houses/buildings.

07 Jun 2018 6:58 AM

Mumbai’s air is getting worse day by day: NGO

Praja has gathered the data of air quality through an Right to Information query to the Central Pollution Control Board.

27 Apr 2018 2:11 AM

BMC performance satisfaction index falling: Praja Foundation

The NGO has also suggested a few measures to improve the response to citizens’ complaints.

20 Apr 2018 4:01 AM


North-central Mumbai a den of crime: Praja Foundation

As per data procured by the NGO, the highest number of rapes, i.e. 149 were reported in the north-central part of Mumbai.

28 Mar 2018 1:42 AM

Over 85,412 pupils drop out of government schools in 1 year

Shows RTI reply given to NGOs.

17 Dec 2017 2:07 AM

BMC-NGO public schools fare better than others

Though these schools are managed by private organisations, the BMC claims to have ‘control’ over them.

13 Dec 2017 2:56 AM

BMC dropouts dip: Survey

Enrolments down due to poor quality education: Praja Foundation.

13 Dec 2017 2:54 AM

Over 8,000 Delhi police posts lying vacant

Almost all districts face shortage of working police personnel: Study

26 Nov 2017 1:11 AM


11 women on average kidnapped in Delhi every day, reveals RTI query by NGO

According to the report, 11 women, on an average, were kidnapped or abducted every day in the national capital in 2016.

24 Nov 2017 4:34 PM

Malnourished students in municipal schools jump to 34 per cent in 3 yrs: Study

In 2015-16, the percentage of malnourished children in class I was as high as 43 per cent and 42 per cent for girls and boys respectively.

20 Nov 2017 1:48 AM

Bad food given to BMC kids: Corporator

Dr Khan carried the meal samples and showed them to BMC’s education department to prove her point.

23 Aug 2017 2:41 AM

NGO slams BMC on ‘data correction’

Praja has also accused BMC corporators for failing to raise health issues.

17 Jul 2017 1:24 AM

BMC notice to Praja over ‘false’ claims in report

BMC accused Praja of misinterpretation of data and asked them to give clarification.

15 Jul 2017 1:49 AM