Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

Versova beach


Mumbai: Man held for murder of girlfriend, dumping body in Malad creek

May 01, 2022 7:33 am

The body washed ashore at the Versova beach and was found by police on Thursday evening. The motive behind the murder is said to be a sudden fight between the two. Police said there was no sexual assault on the victim.

Mumbai: Body of third youth who drowned during idol immersion at Versova beach found

September 21, 2021 5:37 pm

“The spot where the incident occurred is not an immersion point, otherwise there would have been security posting,” said a police officer.

Mumbai: Activists oppose bund wall construction at Versova beach, say it will destroy turtle breeding ground

January 14, 2020 3:12 am

The work on Versova beach is being carried out by the Public Works Department (PWD) for building an ‘anti-sea erosion bund wall’ from Sagar Kutir to Hindu Smashanbhumi.

Body of teenager, who drowned off Versova beach, found

September 06, 2018 8:00 am

The family had moved to Versova two years ago. Rakesh Gaud, the boy’s father, who owns a chaat stall in Andheri West, said children in the locality are generally told not to go to the shore.

On Juhu, he plays the bridge between merry and mishap

July 25, 2018 1:54 am

Initially working at a kala khatta (ice balls dipped in syrup) beach stall in 1999, Rao rounded up beach stuntmen and watersports trainers over the years and trained them to be part of his team. They are all volunteers who have part-time jobs.

Volunteers at Mumbai's Versova beach collect 30 tonnes of garbage in eight hours

June 21, 2018 2:09 am

The BMC maintained the sea often throws up the waste thrown into it on the shores during monsoon.

A Versova in Vasai: Beach clean-up gathers pace

April 19, 2018 12:55 pm

Terrified after their children picked up empty liquor bottles and plastic waste on the Bhuigaon beach in Vasai, Ferrao and her Indian husband Lisbon took it upon them to clean the beaches in the area.

Mumbai's Versova Beach gets a makeover, and Twitterati LOVE it!

June 12, 2017 8:28 pm

Even Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the "people's movement" started by Mumbai-based lawyer Afroz Shah in cleaning up the Versova beach