The mangrove body is mulling over planting various species of plants, which can be accommodated in these areas like Miswak plants.
12 Jan 2019 1:37 AM
About 25 BMC officials and labourers participated in the demolition drive, whereas the police have deployed a team of 25 personnel at the spot.
21 Oct 2018 2:08 AM
All 7 zones will have independent assistant commissioners.
16 Oct 2018 2:33 AM
The HC rebuke resulted in the BMC withdrawing the notice of motion.
02 Jul 2018 12:55 AM
Among the 99 illegal structures in Malvani, mostly were shanties.
05 May 2018 1:42 AM
The personnel reached the spot and doused the fire within an hour of getting the call.
22 Jan 2018 8:10 PM
According to the forest department, total encroachment in the forest area of Thane is 16,159 hutments on a land area of 63.06 hectares (ha).
11 Jan 2018 4:53 AM
Civic body smashes 300 illegal structures, seals 7 restaurants.
31 Dec 2017 12:50 AM
The land along the RCF railway line, a private line that runs from Kurla to Chembur, has seen around 100 new structures crop up in the past two years.
30 Oct 2017 1:27 AM
Illegal structures continue to crop up in city despite BMC’s demolition drives.
30 Oct 2017 1:15 AM
The official said that now fencing will be done around the mangroves to avoid such rampant encroachment.
07 May 2017 3:53 PM
Owners of the 53 illegal structures have allegedly violated the Environment Protection Act by encroaching on mangrove land.
06 Mar 2017 1:27 AM