With the efforts of the Juhu Citizens Welfare group, Juhu Beach got a new garden where strollers can enjoy the breeze and pleasant atmosphere. Present during the inauguration of the garden was yesteryear actress Shabana Azmi. With the initiative and efforts of the Juhu Citizens Welfare Group, Juhu Beach got a new garden which was once upon a time lined with garbage and foul smell. Today strollers can come to this garden and enjoy the pleasant breeze. The inauguration of the garden was held by the group with yesteryear actress Shaban Azmi present as the chief guest. Speaking to the media, Shabana Azmi appreciated the efforts of the group. The redevelopment plan of Juhu beach was the brainchild of architect P K Das also a resident of Juhu who approached the citizens with a plan to transform the beach. The redevelopment plan included reorganizing hawkers, making a food court, removing other encroachments, and making the beach an ideal place for tourists and regular visitors. Addressing the gathering the President of the group thanked both actress-MP Shabana Azmi who donated Rs 85 lakh from the MP fund and, MP Hema Malini who also made a generous contribution of Rs 1.85 crore for the plan. We also spoke with the President of the Juhu Citizens Welfare group, Hansel Dsouza about their achievement. With cameraperson Abhay Prasad, Sana Warsia for NMTV News.
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