Sajana Nambiar

Sajana Nambiar

Sajana is a correspondent for Kalyan and has an experience of about four years covering civic and cultural issues for Thane edition of HT.

Articles by Sajana Nambiar
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Man dies after getting second dose of vaccine: Family awaits post-mortem report

By Sajana Nambiar, Bhiwandi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2021 12:18 AM IST
A day after a 45-year-old private health care worker, Sukhdev Kirdat, died in Bhiwandi minutes after taking the second dose of Covid-19 vaccine, his family is awaiting the post-mortem report to know what caused his sudden death
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The man, who worked as a private doctor’s driver, fell unconscious 20 minutes after he was administered the dose at Bhagyanagar vaccination centre.
The man, who worked as a private doctor’s driver, fell unconscious 20 minutes after he was administered the dose at Bhagyanagar vaccination centre.

45-year-old dies minutes after receiving second Covid-19 shot in Maharashtra

PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2021 01:20 AM IST
The officials of Bhiwandi Nizampur City Municipal Corporation (BNCMC) claimed that the cause of death can be ascertained only after the post-mortem report is acquired
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Police are yet to get clues as to the reason behind the murder of the 70-year-old woman. (Rishikesh Chaudhary/HT Photo)
Police are yet to get clues as to the reason behind the murder of the 70-year-old woman. (Rishikesh Chaudhary/HT Photo)

70-year-old woman’s throat slit at her Kalyan apartment

By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2021 12:21 AM IST
A 70-year-old woman was allegedly murdered by an unknown person who slit her throat late Saturday evening
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The victim’s daughter discovered her mother lying in the house in a pool of blood on Saturday night.(Representational Photo/Getty Images)
The victim’s daughter discovered her mother lying in the house in a pool of blood on Saturday night.(Representational Photo/Getty Images)

70-year-old woman murdered in her house in Kalyan, police hunt for clues

PUBLISHED ON FEB 28, 2021 12:52 PM IST
  • Police said the killer slit the elderly woman's throat with a sharp weapon.
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Thane guardian minister Eknath Shinde assured to come up with an effective solution with the help of experts and solve the issue of green weeds growing in the river. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)
Thane guardian minister Eknath Shinde assured to come up with an effective solution with the help of experts and solve the issue of green weeds growing in the river. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)

Kalyan-Dombivli civic body appoints agency to study sewer lines in city limits

By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 28, 2021 12:57 AM IST
In the wake of the demand to make the Ulhas and Waldhuni rivers pollution, the Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC) has appointed a private agency to study all the sewer lines meeting the water bodies in KDMC limits
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An antigen test being done in Kalyan. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)
An antigen test being done in Kalyan. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)

189 new Covid cases in Kalyan, Dombivli

By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 28, 2021 12:48 AM IST
The Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC) has managed to complete 99 per cent of the first dose of vaccination for health workers
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Polluted drain water on Dombivli MIDC road . (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT PHOTO)
Polluted drain water on Dombivli MIDC road . (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT PHOTO)

‘1 year after Dombivli MIDC road turned pink, no drop in pollution’

By Sajana Nambiar, Dombivli
PUBLISHED ON FEB 27, 2021 12:33 AM IST
A year after a road in Dombivli Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) turned pink, there is still no change in the pollution situation in this area, reveals a study by NGO Vanshakti
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One of the residential buildings sealed by KDMC in the wake of the rising Covid cases in Kalyan-Dombivli. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)
One of the residential buildings sealed by KDMC in the wake of the rising Covid cases in Kalyan-Dombivli. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)

Kalyan-Dombivli civic body seals 17 buildings, brings in stricter curbs

By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 26, 2021 04:21 PM IST
At least 17 buildings in Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC) limits have been sealed on Thursday
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Shabnam Md Ali Shaikh, still ‘missing’ after the building collapse in September last year (Praful Gangurde/HT photo)
Shabnam Md Ali Shaikh, still ‘missing’ after the building collapse in September last year (Praful Gangurde/HT photo)

Bhiwandi building collapse: 5 months on, families still living in hope

By Sajana Nambiar, Bhiwandi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 21, 2021 12:53 AM IST
It has been more than five months since Shabbir Qureshi, 33, hugged his three-year-old-son Museb
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Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC) chief, Vijay Suryavanshi, conducted a surprise check at crowded places like markets and shops to survey the situation. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)
Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC) chief, Vijay Suryavanshi, conducted a surprise check at crowded places like markets and shops to survey the situation. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)

Kalyan-Dombivli civic body conducts surprise checks at crowded places as Covid cases rise

By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 19, 2021 11:34 PM IST
In order to tackle the increasing number of Covid cases in the city, the Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC) chief has issued directives that any area with more than 25 Covid cases will be declared as containment zone and action will be taken if any event is held with more than 50 people and hotels operate with more than half the capacity
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38 died and 25 injured in the Bhiwandi building collapse incident. (HT PHOTO)
38 died and 25 injured in the Bhiwandi building collapse incident. (HT PHOTO)

Bhiwandi building collapse victims’ kin to get 3 lakh compensation

By Sajana Nambiar, Bhiwandi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 01:04 AM IST
Chief minister (CM) Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday announced a compensation of 3 lakh from the CM Relief Fund to the families of victims of the Jilani building collapse
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Covid-19 vaccine being administered at Rukminibai Hospital in Kalyan. (HT FILE)
Covid-19 vaccine being administered at Rukminibai Hospital in Kalyan. (HT FILE)

Kalyan civic body blames CoWIN glitches for slow vaccination

By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 12:03 AM IST
Civic officials said that staffers had to call up beneficiaries a number of times as the messages are not sent to them automatically through the app.
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Bhoir said he has got permission from the Thane collector and police commissioner to bring the helicopter and develop the helipad on a three-acre plot. (Sourced)
Bhoir said he has got permission from the Thane collector and police commissioner to bring the helicopter and develop the helipad on a three-acre plot. (Sourced)

Entrepreneur from Maharashtra village buys helicopter worth 30 crore

PUBLISHED ON FEB 17, 2021 01:41 PM IST
Janardhan Bhoir bought the helicopter to avoid traffic snarls he would face during his business-related travels in the state and other parts of the country.
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A frontline worker gets vaccinated in Kalyan. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)
A frontline worker gets vaccinated in Kalyan. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)

Covid-19: More than 78K vaccinated in Thane district

By Sajana Nambiar, Thane
UPDATED ON FEB 14, 2021 12:38 AM IST
More than 78,000 health and frontline workers in Thane district have got vaccinated so far
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From February 5 to 8, and again from Feb 10-12, no new cases were recorded in Bhiwandi while one case was reported on February 9. (Praful Gangurde/HT photo)
From February 5 to 8, and again from Feb 10-12, no new cases were recorded in Bhiwandi while one case was reported on February 9. (Praful Gangurde/HT photo)

With 1 positive case over 7 days, Bhiwandi still cautious

By Sajana Nambiar, Bhiwandi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 13, 2021 12:52 AM IST
With only one Covid-19 positive case recorded over the last seven days in Bhiwandi Nizampur City Municipal Corporation (BNCMC), it is no less than a victory against the pandemic for the residents here
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The Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation headquarters. (HT PHOTO)
The Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation headquarters. (HT PHOTO)

Residents demand cemetery to bury dead animals, birds in Kalyan-Dombivli

By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
UPDATED ON FEB 13, 2021 12:31 AM IST
Animal lovers in the twin cities of Kalyan and Dombivli have demanded a cemetery for the burial of dead animals and birds in the city limits
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A Kalyan police personnel is vaccinated at Rukminibai Hospital in Kalyan. (Rishikesh Choudhary/ Hindustan Times)
A Kalyan police personnel is vaccinated at Rukminibai Hospital in Kalyan. (Rishikesh Choudhary/ Hindustan Times)

500 Thane cops vaccinated; KDMC chief takes the shot

By Anamika Gharat and Sajana Nambiar, Thane
PUBLISHED ON FEB 09, 2021 11:54 PM IST
Around 500 cops from Thane commissionerate have been vaccinated in the second phase in the city
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A frontline worker takes a selfie while being vaccinated against Covid-19 at Rajawadi Hospital. (Satish Bate/HT Photo)
A frontline worker takes a selfie while being vaccinated against Covid-19 at Rajawadi Hospital. (Satish Bate/HT Photo)

Poor response to post-Covid-19 rehab centre in Kalyan

By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 09, 2021 11:51 PM IST
The post-Covid rehabilitation centre (daycare facility for pulmonary physiotherapy) which was functional in Kalyan for around 45 days was closed due to poor response from Covid recovered patients
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According to the RDMC, there was a leakage in the liquid petroleum gas (LPG) cylinder and the inflammable gas ignited when it came in contact with the flame of an oil lamp. (HT Photo)
According to the RDMC, there was a leakage in the liquid petroleum gas (LPG) cylinder and the inflammable gas ignited when it came in contact with the flame of an oil lamp. (HT Photo)

Thane couple suffers severe burns in fire due to LPG cylinder leak

By Sajana Nambiar, Thane
PUBLISHED ON FEB 07, 2021 11:23 PM IST
A Thane-based couple suffered severe burns in a fire at their flat on Saturday, around 11
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Mumbai: Two brothers on motorcycle die in a hit-and-run in Vashi
Mumbai: Two brothers on motorcycle die in a hit-and-run in Vashi

Mumbai: Two brothers on motorcycle die in a hit-and-run in Vashi

By Sajana Nambiar, Navi Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON FEB 07, 2021 10:53 PM IST
Two brothers on a motorcycle died after a speeding car hit their vehicles on the Palm Beach Road in Vashi, on Sunday morning
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Sunil Ahire, 39, a social worker from Ulhasnagar, had started classes for under-privileged children during the lockdown, though the classes were held in the open. (Rishikesh Choudhary/ HT photo)
Sunil Ahire, 39, a social worker from Ulhasnagar, had started classes for under-privileged children during the lockdown, though the classes were held in the open. (Rishikesh Choudhary/ HT photo)

Ulhasnagar hamlet students now have a roof over them

By Sajana Nambiar, Ulhasnagar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 07, 2021 01:26 AM IST
Thirty students from Ulhasnagar’s Ashele pada hamlet who were attending their daily classes in an open space have now found a new place to study with a roof above them
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The 17.5-km pipeline to carry waste from factories into Kalyan creek is being readied. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)
The 17.5-km pipeline to carry waste from factories into Kalyan creek is being readied. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT photo)
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Thane district collector Rajesh Narvekar gets vaccinated on Saturday. (Praful Gangurde/HT)
Thane district collector Rajesh Narvekar gets vaccinated on Saturday. (Praful Gangurde/HT)

Thane district collector urges people to get vaccinated

By Sajana Nambiar, Thane
PUBLISHED ON FEB 07, 2021 01:02 AM IST
The Thane district collector Rajesh Narvekar took his first dose of Covishield vaccine at the Thane civic hospital on Saturday
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The Wall of Humanity behind Acharya Atre auditorium in Kalyan. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT)
The Wall of Humanity behind Acharya Atre auditorium in Kalyan. (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT)

Wall of Humanity has no takers in Kalyan

By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 06, 2021 12:28 AM IST
A Wall of Humanity set up at the backside of the Acharya Atre auditorium in Kalyan (W) is of no use as it is not visible to anyone
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The second phase of immunising frontline workers like police personnel and civic staff started on Thursday in Thane. (Praful Gangurde/HT Photo)
The second phase of immunising frontline workers like police personnel and civic staff started on Thursday in Thane. (Praful Gangurde/HT Photo)

60 Covid vaccination centres in Thane; KDMC aims to complete phase 2 by February 15

By Ankita G Menon & Sajana Nambiar, Thane/kalyan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 04, 2021 12:27 AM IST
Thane district will have around 60 Covid-19 vaccination centres starting from the end of this week, up from its current count of 46 centres
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On Monday, around 10am, a portion of the ground-plus-one storey godown at Harihar compound in Dapode village, located on Bhiwandi’s Mankoli Road collapsed. (HT PHOTO)
On Monday, around 10am, a portion of the ground-plus-one storey godown at Harihar compound in Dapode village, located on Bhiwandi’s Mankoli Road collapsed. (HT PHOTO)

Bhiwandi godown collapse: Death toll reaches 2; Owners, firm booked for negligence

By Sajana Nambiar, Bhiwandi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2021 12:07 AM IST
Twenty-year-old Hrutik Patil, who suffered severe injuries in the Bhiwandi godown collapse on Monday, succumbed to his injuries at Jupiter Hospital in Thane the same night
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Rescue operations underway at the collapse site. (Praful Gangurde/HT)
Rescue operations underway at the collapse site. (Praful Gangurde/HT)

33-year-old security guard killed, 7 hurt in godown collapse near Mumbai

PUBLISHED ON FEB 02, 2021 01:01 AM IST
A 33-year-old security guard died, while seven workers were injured after a portion of a ground-plus-one storey godown collapsed at Harihar compound in Dapode village, located on Bhiwandi’s Mankoli Road, on Monday around 10am
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One worker has been rescued from the godown collapse in Bhiwandi. (Praful Gangurde/ HT photo)
One worker has been rescued from the godown collapse in Bhiwandi. (Praful Gangurde/ HT photo)

Godown collapses in Maharashtra’s Bhiwandi; worker rescued, more feared trapped

PUBLISHED ON FEB 01, 2021 01:08 PM IST
A godown located at Harihar compound, Mankoli, in Bhiwandi, Maharashtra, collapsed around 10
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Construction of a wall along Waldhuni river at Gauripada, Kalyan (W). (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT)
Construction of a wall along Waldhuni river at Gauripada, Kalyan (W). (Rishikesh Choudhary/HT)

Maharashtra CM help sought over Kalyan park project affecting Waldhuni river

By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
PUBLISHED ON JAN 31, 2021 01:25 AM IST
The city park project in Kalyan has hit a roadblock with an environmental activist from Ambernath writing to the Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray to cancel the project as it encroaches on the Waldhuni river
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Healthworkers flash victory sign after being vaccinated in Thane in phase 2. (Praful Gangurde/HT photo)
Healthworkers flash victory sign after being vaccinated in Thane in phase 2. (Praful Gangurde/HT photo)

Thane civic body tops Covid vaccination chart with 124% success rate

By Ankita Menon, Sajana Nambiar and Raina Shine, Thane/ Kalyan/ Navi Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JAN 30, 2021 01:01 AM IST
The Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) has completed 124 per cent vaccination till Friday, the highest across Thane district
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