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August 28, 2022 / 09:52 PM IST

Noida Twin Tower Demolition | No structural damage in nearby buildings, say officials; electricity in area restored

Noida Twin Tower Demolition: The Apex and Ceyane towers in Emerald Court in Noida’s Sector 93A are the highest buildings to be demolished in India, a little over a year after the Supreme Court ordered them razed for illegal construction.

Noida Twin Tower Demolition: The biggest residential demolition in India took place in Noida in Uttar Pradesh. The Noida twin towers in Sector 93 built by developer Supertech Ltd, steeped in controversy for years, was be reduced to a mountain of rubble and dust at 2.30 pm on Sunday.

The area, off the Expressway in Noida, was buzzing with activity thanks to a steady stream of curious onlookers,

fleeing residents and large posse of police. Moneycontrol is bringing you a rolling coverage of the demolition with its journalists and cameramen assembled at Ground Zero.

Watch the full coverage live on Moneycontrol.

Watch MC live stream of the twin tower demolition here

 
  • August 28, 2022 / 09:53 PM IST

    The live blog session has concluded. For more news, views and updates, stay tuned with Moneycontrol.com.

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  • August 28, 2022 / 09:11 PM IST

    Gas and electricity supply has been restored by the Noida administration in the area where the now-demolished Supertech twin towers stood. The air quality index has remained in moderate category since 3 pm, despite the massive release of dust particulates in the air. The ATS village was, comparatively, more affected due to the dust. 

    The clean-up operation will continue on August 29 from 7-8 am, officials said, adding that water sprinkling will also continue for some more time.

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  • August 28, 2022 / 07:44 PM IST
  • August 28, 2022 / 07:35 PM IST

    Noida Twin Tower Demolition LIVE | Robustness of the structure made us change blast floors, redesign some plans, Edifice Engineering's Jigar Chheda told reporters.

      Noida Twin Tower Demolition LIVE |  Robustness of the structure made us change blast floors, redesign some plans, Edifice Engineering's Jigar Chheda told reporters.
  • August 28, 2022 / 07:31 PM IST

    Edifice officials congratulate each other after the "successful demolition" of Supertech twin towers

     Edifice officials congratulate each other after the "successful demolition" of Supertech twin towers
  • August 28, 2022 / 07:29 PM IST

    Noida Twin Tower Demolition LIVE | "A lot of research is going to take place going forward on this demolition," Edifice Engineering's Uttkarsh Mehta said, on being asked about the new learnings from the implosion.

  • August 28, 2022 / 07:05 PM IST

    Noida Twin Tower Demolition LIVE | One way of looking at demolition is that it is a national waste as lot of iron, steel and building material has gone into it, said Edifice Engineering's Uttkarsh Mehta. "Demolition was more of prestige for us rather than revenue," he added.

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  • August 28, 2022 / 06:53 PM IST

    Noida Twin Tower Demolition LIVE | Jet Demolition, which was hired for its technical expertise for bringing down the Supertech buildings, expressed satisifaction over the execution of the project. "Pleased with the way things turned out; we never worked on a building as robust as twin towers," Jet Demolition official Joe Brinkmann said in a press briefing.

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