Putting aside their differences, major political parties in Navi Mumbai came together to confront Cidco’s demolition drive that began early this week from Ghansoli.The leaders which inluded Airoli MLA Saandeep Naik, Belapur MLA Manda Mhatre, NMMC Opposition leader Vijay Chougule, Navi Mumbai Congress President Dashrat Bhagat and others agreed on a consensus to approach the court against the drive. In a hurriedly convened press meet at Belapur on Thursday .
It was unanimously decided that they will fight for Cidco’s ouster from the NMMC area since the civic body has been the planning authority there. They also said they wanted to rule out any further role of Cidco in civic jurisdiction, rejecting a dual agency format in the satellite city . The leaders will fix their further course of action under Prakalp grasth Samgharsh Samiti to thwart further demolition. Despite the so called unity among the leaders Airoli MLA Sandeep Naik blamed the BJP Shiv Sena govt for demolition of PAPs homes by CIDCO at Rabale & Ghansoli.