Aiming to make the Metro construction process smoother,Mumbai Metro One Pvt Ltd,which is building the citys first Metro line,has turned its focus on securing cooperation of the local community and educating citizens about its construction activities.
Come January,a small part of the Mithi River could be cleaner and stench-free if Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authoritys latest experiment to disinfect the badly polluted river is successful.
Work on rejuvenation of the 18-km-long Mithi river has almost come to a standstill as the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority waits for monsoon to be over so that work of completing the retaining wall,demolishing about 1,400 structures and relocating tenants can be taken up.
These were some of the messages being posted on social networking websites such as Facebook and Twitter with contact numbers of the office and residence of the Prime Minister and HRD minister Kapil Sibal
Kaveri Pimpley,a Class VI student in Dadar,jumped with joy as she declared,I have got a new cycle. Pimpley was perhaps the youngest of the 200-odd cyclists who rode around the city on Independence Day to promote the sport.
Looking to accelerate work on the metro rail project,the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority will set up a dedicated team to manage the planning and execution before it begins work on the second corridor on the Charkop-Bandra-Mankhurd route.