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Old May 14th, 2016, 05:26 PM
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The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, or the AMC, established in July 1950 under the Bombay Provincial Corporation Act (1949), is responsible for the civic infrastructure and administration of the city of Ahmedabad. It grew from an area of 52.49 Sq.Km. (in 1950) to 190.84 Sq.Km. (in 1991) over 43 wards. The urban agglomeration is spread over 259.63 Sq.Km.

In 2001, the population of Amdavad Urban Agglomeration was 4.51 million while the AMC area was 3.51 million. The average decadal growth rate of population in the AMC area since 1901 has been 37.55% against a national average of 25% approximately. The population in AMC area is expected to double by 2011.

The average density of population in AMC area is 18420 persons/Sq. Km. The densities range from the highest of 85,120 persons/Sq. Km. in Dariapur ward, to 3,709 persons/Sq. Km. in Vatva ward

Amdavad City

Area 464.16 sq Km
Population (2001) 45,05,539
Languages Gujarati, Hindi and English
Best Time to Visit Winters
STD Code 079
Rain Falling (2008) 667 M.M
Election Wards (Old Limit) 43
Electrion Wards (With New Limit) 64
Municipal Councillors 192

Major Functions of AMC
• Water Supply
• Sewerage and Storm Water Drainage
• Construction & maintenance of roads
• Street lighting
• Primary education
• Medical services
• Conservancy
• Fire services
• Public transport
• Parks and gardens


Obligatory Services

• Erection of boundary of city defining city limits.
• Watering, Scavenging and Cleansing of all public streets and places
• Sewage services
• Drainage services
• Fire services
• Health & Medical services
• Street Lighting services
• Maintenance of a monuments & open spaces
• Identification of streets & houses
• Regulation and abatement of offensive and dangerous trades or practices
• Maintenance of burial houses and funeral homes
• Construction or acquisition of public markets and slaughter houses
• Construction or acquisition of cattle-pounds
• Primary education services
• Health and hygiene services
• Construction, maintenance and alternation of bridges
• Water supply services
• Preventing and checking the spread of dangerous diseases
• The securing or removal of dangerous buildings and places
• Construction of conservancy staff quarters
• Maintenance of relief works in scarcity, floe etc.

Discretionary Services
• Construction and maintenance of maternity homes & infant welfare houses
• Maintenance of central laboratories
• Swimming pool and other public health services
• Tree plantation on road sides
• Construction and maintenance of public parks and gardens
• The holding of exhibition, athletics or games
• The maintenance of an ambulance services
• Construction and maintenance of theaters, community halls and museums etc.
• Building or purchase of staff quarters
• Construction and maintenance of public transport facilities
• Construction and maintenance of educational institutes
• Construction and maintenance of infirmaries and hospitals
• The destruction of animals and birds causing a nuisance
• Construction and maintenance of factory for the disposal of sewage
• The building or purchase and maintenance of suitable dwellings for the poor and working classes
• Provision of shelter to homeless persons and poor relief
• Surveys of buildings or lands
• Measures to meet any calamity affecting the public in the city any measure to promote public safety, health, convenience or instruction

Contact Detail:
Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation
Mahanagar Seva Sadan
Sardar Patel Bhavan
Ahmedabad - 380001
Gujarat, India

Tel: +91-79-25391811 to 25391830
Fax: +91-79-25350926
eMail : info@egovamc.com
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