Bombay High Court refuses to stay on-going felling of trees in Aarey [Read Order]

Omkar Gokhale October 5 2019

In a setback to environmental activists, the Bombay High Court on Saturday rejected their plea seeking a stay on the ongoing felling of trees at Aarey Colony for the State government's metro car depot project.

On Friday, a Division Bench comprising Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajog and Justice Bharati Dangre had dismissed pleas challenging the decision of the BMC's Tree Authority . . .

This content is restricted to subscribers