Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Tuesday said that the MMRDA has prepared a development plan to make the powerloom town of Bhiwandi in neighbouring Thane district a logistics and godown hub.
The Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) has spent Rs 4.29 crore on air travel from April, 2001 to March, 2014, with most expenses incurred for study tours, an RTI query revealed.
Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) has challenged in the Bombay High Court an order of its single-judge bench holding that the state government agency had no right to decide the fare of the Mumbai Metro rail which connects Versova in the west to Ghatkopar in the east.
The Bombay High Court reserved its order on an arbitration petition filed by Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority opposing the fares of Versova-Ghatkopar section of Mumbai Metro which became operational this month.
Ahead of the monsoon, which is expected to arrive in the city by June 10, MMRDA on Monday said it has set up a 24x7 control room to minimise inconvenience to the vehicular and pedestrian traffic at its project sites.
The Mumbai Metropolitan Region
Development Authority (MMRDA), a nodal agency for the city`s
makeover, has upped the estimated investment target needed for
infrastructure development by over 50 per cent.