State government has finally issued the notification for Panvel City Municipal Corporation on Monday. As many as 29 villages , including Kharghar, have been included the corporation. Meanwhile, the high court is hearing a petition challenging the procedures adopted in formation of the corporation and also the inclusion of Kharghar.
The municipal corporation will come into effect from October 1 this year. The notification of Panvel City Municipal Corporation includes Panvel Municipal Council (PMC) areas besides 29 villages — Taloja Panchnand, Kalundre, Kharghar, Owe, Devicha pada, Kamothe, Chal, Navde, Tondhare, Pendhar, Kalamboli, Khidukpada, Roadpali, Padghe, Walvli, Pale Khurd, Tembhode, Asudgaon, Bid, Adivali, Rohinjan, Dhansar, Pisarve, Turbhe, Karvale Budruk, Nagzari, Taloje Majkur, Ghot and Koynavele.