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Mumbai: 45 fishermen lost livelihood due to reclamation, survey reveals

April 12, 2019 | Laxman Singh | The Indian Express First published here: https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/45-fishermen-lost-livelihood-due-to-reclamation-survey-5671553/ The ICAR-CMFRI report was prepared after the Bombay High Court ordered the BMC and Fisheries Department to conduct a survey with the help of experts to…

Hardlook: Mumbai’s woefully inadequate sewage treatment plants need to be upgraded immediately

February 25, 2019 | Laxman Singh | The Indian Express First published here: https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/mumbai-sewage-disposal-mithi-river-bmc-ngt-neeri-5599336/ Over the last 10 years, implementation of the Mumbai Sewage Disposal Project-II has virtually come to a standstill. Amid this, the NGT has stayed an MoEF notification…