More Details of SMC

Creation of Corporation

  On 15.5.1852, Surat municipality was established
on 1.10.1966, it was converted into municipal
corporation.

WARDS AND BOARDS

Total election wards: 33

Members of the board :99

Female seats :33

Schedule caste seats :04
Out of which one is for women. Schedule tribe seats are five out of which two are for females. For rest of backward classes ten seats out of which three are for females/women

ECONOMICS STATUS (1997-98). (IN THOUSANDS

General income

29,81,662

General expenses

18,96,661

Capital income

3,02,331

Loan income

2,68,038

Capital expenses

15,93,448

Deposit income

70,200

Deposit expenses

1,73,532

EDUCATION

Primary municipal schools 248+2 classes
No. of teachers 2994
No of students 140814
Secondary schools (city area) 83
WATER SUPPLY

Varachha water works water supply through

2000 lacs liters

katargam water works (Avg. per day)

800 lacs liters

Per capital consumption of water per day

135 liters

No. of water connection given

129828

RATIO OF BIRTH AND DEATH (1996-97)
Birth rate 22.10
Death rate 4.47
Child death 20.60
Mother death ratio/rate 00.70

HEALTH SERVICES

URBAN HEALTH CARE SYSTEM
(Preventive, promotive and curative health service)

Family welfare centre 8
Health post 19
ICDS centers 166
Health supervisor for the population the rate of 5000 total number of supervisors being 80. The huntment dwellers covered by them 299
The population covered 436154
Immunization centers situated in huntment area 119

 

City health centers 9
City health centers and maternity homes 5
General hospitals 1
ID hospital 1
Alopathy dispensary 3
Homeopath dispensary 1
Mobile dispensary 2
Maternity homes 3

 

Publicity van for health education and audio visual publicity van 1
Pathological lab 1
Public health laboratory 1
Birth and death registration cell 7

 

URBAN MALARIA SCHEME

Malaria control centers (with the co-operation of people)

213

Malaria control centre (with the aid of public health deptt.

185

Malaria and drug distribution centre

148

 

SANITATION

Sanitory ward offices 54
Final disposal sites 4
Transfer station 1
Residentials total No. of dwelling units (per 1991 census app. ) 472000