BMC’s draft DP released in February had, however, proposed new development on the 1,009 hectares of Aarey land, leaving only 232 hectares of the pristine green cover intact.
The tribunal passed the order while hearing an by Right To Information (RTI) activist Mohammed Ishtiaque Bagban.
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INDIA’s aviation regulator will now lend its ears to noise concerns in neighbourhoods surrounding airports.
The number of ‘trees’ in the island city and parts of Matunga, Parel, Malad, Goregaon areas totalling 12 wards has seen a 40 per cent rise from the 2008 census, according to the latest interim stat
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