Global tenders for the Rs 26,000-crore project were floated on November 23, 2018 for the Dharavi redevelopment project, which had been in the pipeline since 2004 but had not seen the light of the day for want of a developer.
Kishor Gaikwad (45) had allegedly changed his name to Kishor Mhatre and was living in a village in Thane. He was even arrested on January 10 by the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), police said, but no one recognised him and Gaikwad got bail.
A former professor of Ancient Indian History at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi, Ray pointed out that a city like Mumbai should have a maritime museum. “We have a huge coastline but how many maritime museums do we have in the country? Shouldn’t Mumbai have at least a major maritime museum?"
Tuesday ended YUVA’s five-year engagement in Lallubhai Compound, a Rehabilitation and Resettlement (R&R) colony consisting 70 towers to house families displaced from across Mumbai to make way for urban transport projects.
Under the banner of BEST Kamgaar Samyukta Kriti Samiti, several workers’ unions related to the undertaking — including the BEST workers’ union — have been participating in the strike that had started on January 7 midnight.
Saiteja Gundeti, in his statement to the police, said he received an email around 3.45pm on September 30, 2015, from an unknown email address. The mail stated that he had won a lottery in the UK, a sum of Rs 3 crore along with a laptop and a mobile phone.
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis launched the plan and said it would guide farmers from sowing to harvest. It is a significant move to override the challenges posed by changes in climate and recurring droughts in state, he added.