`Mhada policy meant to favour builders’

– Nauzer Bharucha
Aug 16 2016 : The Times of India (Mumbai)

Upset Tenant Groups, Netas Plan Protests

The state housing authority’s controversial proposal to dilute the rights of tenants during redevelopment of old cessed buildings in the island city has evoked strong reactions from various quarters.


MbPT to appoint consultant to bring NY & Singapore to city waterfront

– ManthanK Mehta
Aug 16 2016 : The Times of India (Mumbai)
Plan For Marina At Princess Docks Stays
The Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) will soon appoint a consultant to prepare a plan and road map to transform the eastern waterfront into an attractive commercial and entertainment district, on the lines of New York and Singapore.MBPT has floated global bids to appoint the consultant almost 22 months after the Rani Jadhav committee on Mumbai port trust land development submitted its report.Mumbai port has 752ha, of which 709ha lies along the 14km length of the eastern waterfront. It extends from Sassoon Docks at Colaba to Wadala.
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