While various events and programs are held to spread importance of maintaining the ecological balance in the city, hundreds of plastic boxes filled with chemicals were found at the Ghansoli creek. While news reports of the water near the Ghansoli creek being pollutant due to chemical effluents released from the nearby industrial belt, the plastic boxes recently found at the Ghansoli creek has spread fear amongst the residents of the area. The boxes are said to be that of ICICI company with the labels of Woodlock Production printed on them. With the boxes being plastic, rag-pickers had thrown the chemical in the creek and taken away most of the boxes. Congress Spokesperson Deepak Patil spoke to the media about the concern that this finding had revealed. From Ghansoli, Arbind Mane for NMTV News.
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