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The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board has issued closure notices to 17 laundries and foundries on Khairani road in Mumbai for violating environmental rules. Complaints from residents prompted the action. The board has also directed four companies in the same area to control pollution.
A 15-year-old girl in Mumbai has tested positive for the Zika virus, marking the second case in the city. The patient is stable and measures have been taken to control mosquito breeding. Citizens should consult a doctor as symptoms are similar to dengue. The city has also seen a rise in dengue and chikungunya cases. The BMC has undertaken special measures for vector control, including conducting surveys and fumigation campaigns. In August, 26,132 mosquito breeding spots were found and fines were collected from establishments failing to control breeding.
It has become de rigueur to see some of them to swap their personal vehicles with public transport to reach their destinations on time. A few months ago, tired of a two-hour drive from her home in Juhu to Mira Road, Hema Malini surprised her commuters when she took the metro on her way back and reached her destination in half an hour
On investigation, it was revealed that the caller was from Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh, stated the official.
Published on Jun 23, 2023 09:09 PM IST
The L ward is no stranger to illegal constructions, and these structures came up on open plots of land in Sethia Nagar, Wadia Estate, Khairani Road and Sakinaka, especially in ward number 164. These are the four locations where the maximum number of unauthorised buildings have mushroomed this month
Updated on May 20, 2023 12:53 AM IST