NGO petitions to ensure transfer of mangrove lands

Posted by: 2021-01-25 07:25:37 ,
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MUMBAI: In a fresh petition, NGO Vanashakti has sought orders from Bombay high court to ensure transfer of all mangrove lands in possession of various departments of the state, to the state forest department. More than 1,500 hectares of such mangrove lands are to be transferred, the petition says.
The HC on Friday issued notices to Cidco, JNPT, MMRDA and posted the matter for hearing after three weeks for interim orders. Swati Deshpande




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