Oct 14, 2020 09:32 PM IST
Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday announced shifting of the upcoming metro 3 depot to Kanjurmarg from Aarey Colony, a prominent green lung in the city.
- Sep 30, 2020 08:37 PM IST
Twenty-nine persons had been arrested on October 5, 2019 following clashes between Mumbai Police and protesters who wanted to stop trees from being felled in Aarey Colony to build a metro car shed.
- Sep 09, 2020 09:51 AM IST
Moving the Metro 3 car shed out of Aarey is not the most vexed of problems. The concern around Aarey’s commercial exploitation goes well beyond this
- Sep 08, 2020 08:48 PM IST
The proposed metro carshed in Aarey has been at the centre of a controversy due to the high number of trees that need to be cut with environmentalists in the past mounting several legal challenges to stall the construction.
- Jun 20, 2020 01:50 PM IST
What this does is essentially clear the way for any infrastructure project related activities to be undertaken in the area under the Aarey Colony.
- Jan 29, 2020 06:58 PM IST
The four-member panel, set up by the Shiv Sena-led government last month, submitted its report, in which it has recommended lifting the two-month-old stay, to the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) on Tuesday, they said.
- Jan 23, 2020 09:46 PM IST
The largest metro line — the 33-km fully underground Colaba-Bandra-Seepz -- has run into a controversy after the then BJP-led government pushed ahead with the plan to have the car-shed built in the heart of Aarey Colony, one of the few green lungs of the city, against stiff opposition from the public and also from the then ruling ally Shiv Sena.
- Nov 29, 2019 06:20 PM IST
The Shiv Sena, then junior partner in the Devendra Fadnavis government, had opposed the felling of trees.