Breaking: Environmental Clearance required for BMC Coastal Road Project, Bombay High Court

Bar & Bench July 16 2019
Coastal Road Project, BMC coastal road project

The Bombay High Court today allowed a batch of petitions challenging the construction of the Bombay Municipal Corporation (BMC) Coastal Road Project worth Rs. 14,000 crore.

A Division Bench of Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajog and Justice NM Jamdar set aside the Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) clearance, stating that environmental clearance is required

Senior Advocate Darius Khambata appearing for BMC immediately requested for a stay on this order. However, the Court denied it.

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