Uddhav Thackeray Orders Review Of Metro Car Shed Work In Mumbai's Aarey
Saturday, November 30, 2019, 7:51 AM
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray announced a stay on the construction of a controversial Metro car shed project in Mumbai's Aarey Colony on Friday, in one of his first policy decisions after assuming power in the politically crucial state the previous day. Mr Thackeray's predecessor Devendra Fadnavis said the decision shows the new government is not serious about Mumbai's infrastructure projects.
2,141 Trees Cut In Aarey Colony, Construction Will Happen: Mumbai Metro
Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 9:06 AM
The MMRCL cut down 2,141-trees in Aarey Colony between Friday and Saturday, the organisation said hours after the SC ordered a stay on further cutting till its next hearing on October-21. The top-court's ruling came after the Maharashtra-government said it had already cut-down the trees it needed to for its plan to clear 33-hectares of Aarey-land for the construction of a car-shed and depot.