Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022

Mumbai Metro

Save Aarey activists and local Mumbaikars participate protesting against cutting Aarey forest

SC permits Mumbai Metro To Appeal Before Tree Authority To Fell 84 Trees at Aarey

The apex court said the tree authority can take an independent decision on whether to go ahead and fell the 84 trees. Final plea hearing against the Metro project is scheduled for February 2023.

29 November 2022

Mumbai Metros 2A line

Mumbai's New Metro Lines: BJP Says Sena Taking Credit For Work Under Fadnavis Government

The state unit of the BJP tweeted that these metro lines as well as several other ones were cleared and construction started under the Fadnavis government between 2014 and 2019. The Maha Vikas Aghadi, the ruling alliance led...

Metro Car Shed Row: Maharashtra CM's Remarks Are Misleading, Says Fadnavis

The BJP leader reiterated that relocating the car shed project from Aarey will lead to wastage of time and money as 'the work is 80% complete'

A Mumbai Metro

Mumbai Metro 3 Trial Run Today

The construction of the Metro car shed at Aarey, a forested land adjoining the Sanjay Gandhi National Park was one of the first decisions reversed by the Shinde-Fadnavis government.

30 August 2022

Sharad Pawar Likely to Take Up Metro Car Shed Land Row With Centre

NCP leader Sharad Pawar Speaks To Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis

Centre Trying To Stall Development Projects In Mumbai: Uddhav Thackeray

Uddhav Thackeray slams the BJP for opposing the shifting of the metro car shed project to Kanjurmarg from the green lung Aarey Colony.

08 November 2020

Supreme Court

Strictly Abide By Undertaking That No Trees Would Be Cut In Aarey Colony: SC Directs Mumbai Metro

A three-judge bench headed by Justice U U Lalit said he would hear the matter on August 30 after counsel for the Maharashtra government sought time to collate documents. 

24 August 2022


Aarey Metro Car Shed Scrapped, To Be Relocated To Kanjurmarg: Uddhav Thackeray

In a webcast, Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray said the project will be shifted to government land in Kanjurmarg and no cost will be incurred for the purpose.

11 October 2020

22 January 2020
Maharashtra Govt Removes Ashwini Bhide, Metro MD Who Defended Arey Felling

Maharashtra Govt Removes Ashwini Bhide, Metro MD Who Defended Arey Felling

Aditya Thackeray had last year sought Ashwini Bhide's transfer for ordering felling of trees at the Aarey colony.

19 October 2019
The Thackeray Legacy Is Something To Be Proud Of: Aaditya Thackeray

The Thackeray Legacy Is Something To Be Proud Of: Aaditya Thackeray

The first from his family to contest elections, Shiv Sena's Aaditya Thackeray speaks to Outlook on Aarey issue, agrarian distress, unemployment and the...

23 September 2019
Environment vs Development: Shiv Sena Wants 50% Seats But Deep-Rooted BJP Unlikely To Budge In Maharashtra