With the coastal road slowly altering the visual and emotional landscape of Mumbai, I feel as though I'm being distanced from my sea, writes artist Gaurav Ogale in the third part of Firstpost's series, Leisure and Loiter.
Historically, large infrastructure projects in Mumbai like the Coastal Road or Bandra-Worli Sea Link have governed state imagination. But these projects only aide automobiles, not pedestrians
BMC unveils budget for 2020-21 with total outlay of over Rs 33,441 crore; allocation for coastal road project increased by 25%
The BMC's total budget estimates for the next financial year are 8.95 percent more than the last fiscal when it had presented a budget of Rs 30,692 crore.
This project is considered to be the pet project of Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, who launched in 2018.
Development should allow everyone to have the opportunity to earn a better life and save the environment.
Coastal Justice: Mumbai HC puts paid to govt plans for destroying city’s coastline, coral reefs, hundreds of species with Rs 12,000 cr Coastal Road Project
The Coastal Road is a 35.6-kilometre-freeway project designed to connect the western and northern suburbs to the southern island of Mumbai's peninsula.
Devendra Fadnavis terms Mumbai's coastal road project a 'win-win' for all stakeholders, says it will act as barrier against strong waves
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday sought to allay various concerns regarding the proposed coastal road project in Mumbai and hailed it as a 'win-win situation' for all stakeholders.
Coastal Road Project: 'Development not at the cost of citizens,' Bombay HC pulls up Maharashtra govt, BMC
BMC counsel Anil Sakhre told the court while a survey had been conducted in the Worli area to identify people and livelihoods that would be affected by a portion of the coastal road project
NHAI to raise Rs 10,000 cr through Bharatmala bonds; govt gives nod for implementing 24,800 km highways by 2022
The government has approved raising of Rs 62,000 crore by NHAI in 2018-19.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today asked Brihanmumbai Municipal Commissioner Ajoy Mehta to make the coastal road detail plan report (DPR) public so that people can share their ideas and suggestions for the project.