Vinayak Mete, Chairman of the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Memorial Project Implementation, Monitoring and Co-ordination Committee, said on Wednesday that a decision in this regard will be taken after the UP government’s decision is verified.
Shiv Sena legislator Anil Parab raised the issue in the Legislative Council, contending that overcrowding and lack of life jackets was observed on the speedboat that capsized, resulting death of one man on October 24.
On November 1, while hearing a petition urging the court to put a stop to reclamation of land for the Chhatrapati Shivaji Memorial, the High Court had come down heavily on the Centre for failing to file an affidavit seven months after a court order.
Documents obtained by The Indian Express under the Right to Information Act reveal that the PMC — Egis India Consulting Engineers Pvt Ltd — made a presentation on the cost reduction measures at a meeting chaired by the chief secretary on February 5.
According to records obtained by The Indian Express through the Right to Information Act, the chief engineer of the PWD’s Mumbai region had written to the principal secretary, PWD, on September 4, underlining the need to fill the vacant posts in the project division.