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NGO filed PIL in Bombay High Court against 2019 Coastal Regulation Zone notification

April 02, 2021 12:14 am

The PIL said the 2019 notification diluted essential components of Coastal Zone Maps and protection granted to mangroves and increased Floor Space Index (FSI) in CRZ areas

Explained: Mumbai Coastal Road Project, and why it's caught in litigation

December 19, 2019 9:11 am

A Supreme Court order has set the stage for resumption of work on certain key stretches. What is the Mumbai Coastal Road project, what is its progress, which parts of it were caught in litigation, and why?

Maradu apartment demolition: Builder, two ex-officials held over CRZ violation

October 16, 2019 3:41 am

Legal action against the builders was part of the action plan submitted by the state government before the Supreme Court last month.

Kerala govt begins drive to identify CRZ violations

September 27, 2019 7:22 am

While ordering demolition of the apartments, the court had directed Kerala Coastal Zone Management Authority (KCZMA) to put on record how many such constructions existed and what course of action it proposed against such violators.

Kerala govt moves in to demolish Maradu flats near Kochi

September 26, 2019 4:31 am

Following a direction from the state government, the municipality has directed the State Electricity Board, Kerala Water Authority and public sector gas agencies to cut supply to these complexes within three days.

Order to demolish flats: Responsible for loss of lives, SC slams Kerala

September 24, 2019 4:15 am

The court sought to know how many more illegal structures had come up in the state’s coastal zones.

Maradu demolition case: As deadline nears, Kerala CM calls all-party meet

September 16, 2019 5:24 am

Flat owners’ representative and leader of Save Maradu Homes Shamsudeen Karunagappally said a petition would be moved in the High Court on Monday against the eviction notice.

Kerala: Tale of two Coastal Regulation Zone violation cases, two SC rulings

September 16, 2019 6:43 am

Maradu, where the four apartments which the SC ordered to be demolished are located, has been under CRZ III category as per the coastal zone management plan of 1996.

Coastal Regulation Zone: How rules for building along coast have evolved

May 14, 2019 9:57 am

In all CRZ Rules, regulation zone has been defined as the area up to 500 m from the high-tide line. Several kinds of restrictions apply, depending on criteria such as population, ecological sensitivity, distance from shore, etc.

Govt forms new panel, fresh hope for 117 stalled CRZ projects

April 30, 2015 1:35 am

As per official data, 117 project proposals, including sea-front residences, are waiting to be assessed for a CRZ clearance by the Maharashtra Coastal Zone Management Authority (MCZMA).