Mumbai: The Scheduled Tribes (ST) mobile of the Congress will Sunday preserve a protest against the zoo this is proposed to be installation within the Aarey Milk Colony in suburban Goregaon. Former Mumbai Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam and other celebration leaders will take part in the protest, to be held at the proposed web page of the zoo. Accusing the Maharashtra authorities of forcing industrial improvement in Aarey Colony, a green area, in the name of Metro rail undertaking and now the zoo, Nirupam said, “The reality is that the authorities are trying to open the only green lungs within the metropolis for the developers.”
“First, the authorities denotified 33 acres of land for Metro III automobile depot as against the requirement of best 3 acres. Now, it wants to use a bigger bite of land within the call of the zoo. Today, the government is talking approximately zoo, tomorrow there might be resorts, shops, and residential tasks. We will not let this take place,” he said. Earlier this month, the state government signed a memorandum of knowledge (MoU) with the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for the switch of one hundred acres of land for the arena-class zoo. This zoo will be an extension of the prevailing facility at Byculla in primary Mumbai. Among other matters, it’ll have a jungle safari and breeding center for endangered species, which includes the Great Indian Bustard.
On Tuesday, mentioning safety worries the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) close down the foot overbridge (FoB) connecting the northern quit of the Charni Road station to the gate of Saifee Hospital.
According to the Hindustan Times, certain structural defects had been detected inside the deck beneath the FoB. However, BMC officials said it is not decided till when the bridge could be closed. A BMC reliable advised the leading daily, the bridge at the south give up of the station is being used by pedestrians and may be used as an opportunity should the north-end bridge be closed to the general public. “The majority crowd as a way to be affected due to the closure of north-stop bridge can be the ones heading closer to Saifee Hospital or Hinduja College,” said the authentic.
The BMC is likewise constructing the FOB at the south end after a portion of the stairs inside the old bridge collapsed in 2017. The staircase of the FOB that was connecting to Thakur Dwar in Girgaum and Babasaheb Jaykar Marg to the Charni Road railway station had collapsed on October 14, following which the FOB was close after which pulled down for reconstruction.
Mumbai: A television journalist moved the Andheri metropolitan court docket on Tuesday, in search of registration of a First Information Report (FIR) against Bollywood celebrity Salman Khan and his bodyguards for allegedly assaulting him after he attempted to movie the actor who become riding a bicycle. The complainant, Ashok Pandey, filed a complaint in the court, beneath relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code for causing hurt (segment 323), robbery (section 392) and criminal intimidation (phase 506). According to the complaint, the incident happened inside the wee hours of April 24, when Salman Khan become driving a bicycle escorted with the aid of bodyguards.
Pandey stated, he was driving his vehicle and he noticed Salman biking. Pandey began recording a video after in search of the consent of Khan’s bodyguards. The actor, however, was given enraged claims Pandey and his bodyguards allegedly rushed back to his vehicle and thrashed him, he said within the application. Moreover, the utility referred to, Salman additionally assaulted Pandey and snatched his cellular phone. The trio then threatened the journalist with dire consequences, the complaint examine. Pandey approached the court docket after police disposed of his grievance announcing, no crime changed into devoted. The software, in search of registration of FIR and probe, might be heard by means of the Justice of the Peace on July 12.