Jul 01, 2014 at 21:40 | Source: PTI
The BMC had contended that being the owner of the land it was not heard in the matter and hence the impugned order should be set aside.
Jun 24, 2014 at 17:37 | Source: Firstpost.com
Ordinary middle class flat-buyers desperate for a roof over their heads may or may not have the wherewithal to delve deep into building illegalities, but not the 10 flat owners who between them own 23 of the 89 flats in the Campa Cola Compound.
Jun 23, 2014 at 16:55 | Source: PTI
The Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM), that started work at 11 AM, will continue with it till sunset Monday.
Jun 21, 2014 at 10:18 | Source: IBNLive.com
BMC officials were barred by the residents from carrying out the eviction orders. They are expected to return on Saturday by 10:30 am to convince residents.
Jun 20, 2014 at 19:54 | Source: IBNLive.com
The Commission has also started the process of filing a contempt petition against the residents.
Jun 20, 2014 at 17:16 | Source: Firstpost.com
The decision to raze the floors actually amounts to punishing the victims and sparing the guilty. The wrong people are being harassed for someone elses illegalities. Those who argue for the rule of law are obviously not those who spent all their money buying a house. There are thus right arguments to use, and wrong ones, in the Campa Cola case.
Jun 20, 2014 at 15:35 | Source: PTI
"We have sympathies for these residents but what can be done after the Supreme Court passed an order. We do sympathise with them. I have spoken to my officials to see if the residents can be given more time," Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said.
Jun 20, 2014 at 12:51 | Source: CNBC-TV18
After losing a battle in the Supreme Court, over a 100 residents of the infamous Campa Cola society in Mumbai face eviction and demolition of their homes.
Jun 20, 2014 at 08:36 | Source: IBNLive.com
In the first stage of eviction, the MCGM will cut off supply of electricity, water and gas to the illegally built flats on Friday. Internal walls of the flats would be pulled down in the second stage, and finally the balconies would be taken down.
Jun 17, 2014 at 16:25 | Source: PTI
At the first stage of eviction, the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) will cut off electricity, water and gas supplies to the illegally built flats. Internal walls of the flats would be pulled down in the second phase before finally demolishing the balconies.