June 07, 2021 11:12 pm
Local MLA Zeeshan Siddique said the incident happened at around 1.45 am and the deceased hailed from Bihar.
February 28, 2021 8:25 pm
Apart from Mithi river, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has planned rejuvenation and beautification of these three rivers and developing them into tourist places.
February 07, 2021 11:13 pm
These proposals will be tabled in the Standing Committee for final approval and the civic body hopes to start the desilting work by mid-February.
November 27, 2020 11:33 am
The Shiv Sena-led BMC Standing Committee on Wednesday cleared four proposals related to the project.
October 27, 2020 7:27 am
According to officials, the idea is to prevent entry of seawater into the Mithi River during high tide by construction of a dam or floodgates with pumping arrangements at the outfall locations.
September 05, 2019 3:29 am
The incident took place at around 4.15 pm on Wednesday but at the time of going to press, police and fire brigade officials were still trying to trace him.
May 29, 2019 12:42 am
According to the proposal, under the Mithi River Water Quality Improvement Programme — worth Rs 670 crore — the BMC has decided to find a permanent solution for continuous discharge of sewerage into the river.
May 27, 2019 2:37 am
The Mithi River Development and Protection Authority (MRDPA) was formed in 2006 to coordinate between the MMRDA and BMC for the restoration of Mithi and to mitigate flooding. However, the committee has not met even once since 2013. The MRPDA is headed by the state’s chief minister.
May 27, 2019 7:01 am
Mithi is anything but what its name suggests — sweet. Originating at Vihar lake, the Mithi is now covered with water hyacinth, garbage, plastic, sewage, traversing 17.8 km through slums, squatters, industrial and residential complexes of Powai, Saki Naka, Kurla and Vakola before ending at Mahim.
May 27, 2019 2:35 am
‘Wall along Mithi, concretised bed a major problem,’ says Lawyer Afroz Shah