NMMC carried out a massive drive against the encroachments and illegal constructions of shops and slum dwellings at Turbhe. The drive razed down more than 150 shops and slum dwellings. More than 100 slum dwellings that had mushroomed around the Turbhe flyover and around the rail tracks were razed down by NMMC in its drive. Illegal extensions by shops at Turbhe naka also came under the corporation’s hammer. The shopkeepers alleged MIDC of failing to provide rehabilitation to them and accused MIDC of taking away 20-25 area shops that has resulted in a lot of loss for them. With cameraperson Abhay Prasad, Sudhir Sharma for NMTV News.
June 17, 2009
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