As work continues on India’s first completely underground Metro Rail line, the section between the Dharavi and Bandra Kurla Complex stations will also witness India’s second under-river tunnelling for a mass transit project, after similar subway tunnel construction beneath the Hooghly in Kolkata.
Last year, a Humpback dolphin was spotted between the Versova and Madh Jetty on Mumbai’s west coast. Earlier this month, a pod of Indian Ocean Humpback Dolphins was spotted by fishermen near Sassoon Docks.
“It was Jeejeebhoy who then at his own expense constructed what we today call the Bandra Bandstand. The road’s official name is Byramjee Jeejeebhoy Road to this date,” said Arvind Ganacharya, a former history professor at Mumbai University.
The Mumbai Fire Brigade had on Monday lodged an FIR against the housing society of Shoeb Manzil building under Sections 304A (causing death by negligence), 337 (causing hurt by act engendering life or personal safety of others) and 34 (common intention) of the Indian Penal Code.
The baby and the the four-year-old were rushed to the Holy Family Hospital in Bandra (west). While the toddler identified as Didi Shankarbahadur Dhanu was declared dead on arrival at the hospital, her four year-old-sister Uma Shankarbahadur Dhanu is critical.
A massive fire broke out in a slum opposite the Bandra Fire Station in Mumbai, gutting at least 60 houses on Tuesday. No casualties were reported, but two women and two children were admitted to a hospital after they fainted due to shock.