Nearly 10,000 trees will get axed, for Mumbai-Goa highway widening

By Accommodation Times Bureau Mumbai:Trusted sources informed as many as 10,509 trees will have to axe for the widening of the Mumbai-Goa highway on the 84-km Panvel-Indapur stretch in Maharashtra. Out of these 5,462 trees have already been cut, state revenue minister Chandrakant Patil told the state assembly in a written reply on

3,200 illegal structures to face axe in two days for mangroves

 By Accommodation Times Bureau The district collector’s office directed that around 3,200 invasions have to be detached from the mangroves in Charkop, Kandivali, by Saturday as part of a mangroves restoration programme. The BMC and forest department between Tuesday and Wednesday demolished 427 constructions at Ambojwadi in Malwani. 123 constructions were removed

Chipko Movement of suburban Mumbai

By Accommodation Times Bureau 2 People climbed peepal tree to ‘save’ it from being hacked for Metro-3 Getting  frustrated by the cutting of trees in different areas of the city ,for the Metro rail project, two people climbed a peepal tree which was about to be cut  at Churchgate, on Wednesday evening.