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Saturday, December 07, 2019

Neeraj Tiwari


In Mumbai, MHADA official in dock over ‘bogus’ tenants list
Fri, Dec 06, 2019

The five allegedly bogus names were immediately struck off the master list of eligible tenants and an internal inquiry has been ordered against JCO Avinash Gote.

Maharashtra: Uddhav reviews ongoing infra projects in marathon meeting
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

Soon after taking over, Thackeray had called for a review of the bullet train project and put Metro car shed project work in Aarey on hold.

First SRA project in Andheri receives bidder after several extensions to deadline
Mon, Dec 02, 2019

According to an executive engineer, it was only after three extensions to the SRA project ‘Om Namo Sujalam Sufalam’ society at Kolekalyan village in Andheri that they eventually found a bidder this week.

As Sena makes promises on slums, SRA has achieved 20% target in 25 years
Fri, Nov 29, 2019

The SRA and its formerly Sena-controlled contractor arm, the Shivshahi Punarvasan Prakalp Ltd (SPPL), were formed in 1995 to fulfil Sena founder Bal Thackeray’s promise of free homes for the city’s slum dwellers.

Maharashtra: In show of unity, Sharad Pawar, Uddhav Thackeray meet NCP MLAs
Mon, Nov 25, 2019

During the two-hour meeting at the Renaissance hotel in Andheri (East) where the MLAs have been sequestered, both leaders told the NCP legislators that they had no reason to be worried and that the Sena-NCP alliance was sustainable and long-lasting.

Mumbai University’s Kalina campus likely to see commercial activities
Thu, Nov 21, 2019

Spread over 243 acres, the Kalina campus was originally tagged as a no-development zone, which had imposed restrictions on construction activities on campus.

Mumbai news: Dharavi redevelopment project tender likely to be scrapped
Wed, Nov 20, 2019

Sources in DRPA said that if the proposed modifications in the tender are approved, it is likely to push foreign players out of the fray.

Mumbai: BKC’s parking woes unlikely to end soon with no bidders for MMRDA tender
Tue, Nov 19, 2019

The MMRDA had invited tenders for the construction of a multi-storey parking lot at BKC.

No bidders, MMRDA-owned corporation likely to operate Navi Mumbai Metro
Thu, Nov 14, 2019

A senior officer from MMRDA said, “The plan is in a very initial stage but CIDCO and MMMOCL are very positive about it. However, talks are still going on in what ratio revenue will be shared, as CIDCO had borne the cost of the project.”

Mumbai: Building near Metro station on Line 3 sinks, officials evacuate 25 families
Tue, Nov 12, 2019

The sinkage of Laxmi building was noticed around 10 pm on Sunday. The residents also noticed large cracks on the top floor.

Mumbai: How a new flyover cuts commute time in the city drastically
Tue, Nov 12, 2019

The flyover starts from G-Block of Bandra Kurla Complex and after crossing Mithi River, LBS Marg, Central Railway tracks and V N Mankikar Road, leads to the Chunabhatti railway station.

Mumbai Slum Redevelopment Authority CEO strips juniors’ powers
Fri, Nov 08, 2019

In orders issued on November 4 — a copy of which is with The Indian Express — Kapoor has withdrawn the power of SRA’s executive engineers to issue and revoke stop work notices to building projects.

MMRDA to deploy more workers to finish infrastructure projects on time
Wed, Nov 06, 2019

The MMRDA is constructing the sea bridge at a cost of Rs 17,843 crore and has nearly completed the geo-technical investigation and casting yard work.

Maharashtra Maritime Board has no funds, 29 of 30 planned routes scrapped
Wed, Nov 06, 2019

The estimated cost of the project was Rs 634 crore. Now, the project has been trimmed to just one route on account of paucity of funds. The number of jetties to be built has also come down to four from 16.

MMRDA offers landowners 50-50 profit-sharing deal in MMR to ease acquisition
Tue, Nov 05, 2019

According to MMRDA’s Development Plan (DP 2016-36), it has proposed the development of four growth centres, located in Nallasopara, Kharbao (Bhiwandi rural), Nilje near Kalyan-Dombivali and Shedung, near the Navi Mumbai Airport Influence Notified Area (NAINA).

Third death at Mumbai Metro site: Driver crushed under U-girder
Sat, Nov 02, 2019

The incident took place around 3 am when the trailer transporter, on which the girder was mounted, was ascending the Samta Nagar flyover on Western Express Highway in Kandivali.

After Goa, now cruise services to Surat from Mumbai
Fri, Nov 01, 2019

The cruise services are expected to start on November 15.

Mumbai: Frequency of Monorail services may take more than a year to increase
Thu, Oct 31, 2019

Currently, the Monorail plies between Sant Gadge Chowk and Chembur in the city. But as there are only five rakes — four are operational and one is for emergency use — available, there is a 20-minute gap between every service.

Mumbai: Started 2 yrs ago to speed up redevelopment projects, loan scheme yet to take off
Thu, Oct 31, 2019

Former housing minister Prakash Mehta had launched the scheme in October 2017 for developers to complete redevelopment projects such as Slum Redevelopment Authority (SRA) projects and Maharashtra Housing and Development Authority (MHADA) projects.

Mumbai: NCP withdraws stir after MMRDA assurance on flyover opening
Mon, Oct 28, 2019

NCP leader Nawab Malik had claimed that the MMRDA was waiting for the new government to inaugurate the flyover.