Joining hands with activists from the suburbs, the Congress Monday demanded a rethink on some of the Metro route alignments and designs. Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam also raised questions over the viability of some of the suburban routes.
THE MUMBAI Metro Rail Corporation’s (MMRC) plan to make up for the delay in the construction of the Metro 3 corridor has necessitated the rehabilitation of 144 more families belonging to two housing societies near the proposed Girgaon station.
The decision of rejecting the proposal comes a month after the improvements committee rejected the proposal for a Metro car shed at Aarey. That proposal had called for a change of reservation of a 33-hectare plot in Aarey Colony from a no-development zone to a metro car shed depot workshop.