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"The accused Singh kidnapped and kept Patel in a lodge and physically assaulted him. We have registered a case and arrested Singh while two are at large. A further probe is underway."
The areas visited were the hillocks at VIP guest House, area near Newzealand Hostel and locations of forest near some tribal Hamlet.
Sunday's plantation programme to commemorate state govt's decision of declaring a reserve forest in Aarey
The state mangrove cell had proposed to protect the wetlands as conservation reserves on the basis of a study report by the Bombay Natural History Society
Community leaders assure members as rumours of them being displaced start growing amid the government's plan for a 600-acre reserve forest
Environmentalists ask CM to clear long-pending proposals to protect the Navi Mumbai wetlands
With a portion of Aarey Milk Colony set to be reserved as forest land, we invited two experts to offer a peak into the unique flora and fauna the area is home to
Devendra Fadnavis, who championed car shed at Aarey despite intense opposition, says Sena decision will benefit private individuals and also delay and drive up the cost of Metro-III
After the state government's announcement, officials at Aarey Colony intensify patrolling, vigilance in forest patches to ensure the area remains free of encroachment
Following years of battle to save city's green lung, including sustained reportage by this paper, state demarcates 600 acres of Aarey greens as a protected forest
The main road is full of potholes, making it driving difficult for motorists and bikers; non-functioning streetlights add to the troubles
Forest Department officials visited a non-operational factory near the building where the leopard might have taken refuge and installed trap cages
Some of these kids as young as five, are sure to drown in the waters
Locals tell Aarey CEO office to install fencing around tank, but officials say people don't heed warnings about dangerous tank and thieves make off with iron grills everytime they are installed
The reptile was entangled in a metal wire and was bleeding profusely while trying to free itself
Trucks carrying them to Aarey were stopped along with those carrying goats ahead of Bakr Eid; cattle owner says he has all documents
The green activist said that the Aarey tribal community is already struggling to earn livelihood during COVID-19 pandemic
Experts say that the invasive weed will devour the lake, because of its rapid growth. Park authorities have decided to write a letter to the BMC for permission to remove this plant at the earliest, a report in this newspaper said.
Forest officials warn against the rapidly growing plant on the banks of Vihar lake, which obstructs the water flow and eats up lake area