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.
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.
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.
June 21, 2018 2:09 am
The BMC maintained the sea often throws up the waste thrown into it on the shores during monsoon.
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.
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