The Mithi River Development and Protection Authority (MRDPA) was formed in 2006 to coordinate between the MMRDA and BMC for the restoration of Mithi and to mitigate flooding. However, the committee has not met even once since 2013. The MRPDA is headed by the state’s chief minister.
Mithi is anything but what its name suggests — sweet. Originating at Vihar lake, the Mithi is now covered with water hyacinth, garbage, plastic, sewage, traversing 17.8 km through slums, squatters, industrial and residential complexes of Powai, Saki Naka, Kurla and Vakola before ending at Mahim.
Since the establishment of the Academy, Bailey is the first president to visit India. “Except for some, Indian films are not that well known and this visit to India is a small part on our side to change that,” he said.
Of the 217 houses, 47 are for Middle Income Groups (MIG), while the remaining are for Lower Income Groups (LIG). A total of 46 houses are located in Powai, while the rest are located at Chembur’s Shell tower in Shahkar Nagar.
Malabar Hill saw a 52.15 per cent voter turnout, which was a percentage point higher as compared to 2014. Malabar Hill is one of the six Assembly constituencies which make up the Mumbai South Lok Sabha seat.
On Monday, Fadnavis has convened a war room meeting to review implementation of big ticket infrastructure projects, including Mumbai’s Metro rail systems, hi-speed rail corridor, big dam and railway projects.
Police said the man, identified as Sanjaykumar Padihari who is a labourer at garments shop, beat his wife to death in a fit of rage. They arrested the man on Friday (May 24) while the incident took place on May 19.
According to NIA, Siddiqui was lodged in Tihar jail between 2013 to 2016. It claimed that Siddiqui met Hawara, who is currently facing life imprisonment at Tihar jail, where they discussed the alleged conspiracy to create a separate Khalistan.
“I didn’t call for lifting prohibition. I only spoke about the inefficacy of selective prohibition. Why prohibition only in Wardha, Chandrapur and Gadchiroli? Why not in Nagpur? Why not declare it in the entire state?” he told The Indian Express.