Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has directed officers to discover shifting of Metro automobile shed from the proposed Kanjurmarg land below litigation to different websites which embrace the land put aside for the Centre’s Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet practice. Thackeray stated Aarey automobile shed unfold over 30 hectares was only for Metro line three, whereas the 40-hectare Kanjurmarg land could be used for the automobile shed for Metro traces three, four ((WadalaGhatkopar-MulundTeen Hath NakaKasarvadavali) and 6 (Lokhandwala-Jogeshwari-Kanjurmarg).
It should even be a junction for Metro line 14, which can go as much as Ambernath and Badlapur (in neighbouring Thane), Thackeray stated justifying the selection of land at Kanjurmarg for the Metro automobile shed. He stated by shifting the automobile shed from Aarey Colony, the state saved a forest and setting.
The Mumbai–Ahmedabad Excessive-Velocity Rail Hall is PM Narendra Modi’s pet challenge value Rs 1.1 lakh crores.
In the meantime, senior BJP chief Devendra Fadnavis has dismissed Thackeray’s rivalry that relocating the metro automobile shed challenge to Kanjurmarg from Aarey Colony in Mumbai would serve future wants, together with the provision of land that is likely to be wanted for the enlargement of the infrastructure for metro traces.
Fadnavis, who’s the Chief of Opposition within the state Legislative Meeting, stated it appeared the CM has not learn a report of a high-powered committee arrange by his personal authorities on the “monetary implications” related to relocating the challenge website.
“CM Thackeray’s comment that extra land would have been required for the carshed in future had it got here up in Aarey was deceptive,” Fadnavis said.
The Centre and the Shiv Sena-led Maharashtra authorities are locked in a tussle over possession of the land earmarked by the state for setting up the automobile shed depot which was earlier deliberate at Aarey Colony.
On Sunday, Thackeray stated he’s open for a decision of the Kanjurmarg Metro automobile shed land row in Mumbai via dialogue with the Centre and asserted it isn’t an “ego problem” for him.
Talking on the Kanjurmarg automobile shed land dispute, he lamented that the central authorities moved court docket in opposition to the state over the difficulty.
The Bombay Excessive Courtroom on Wednesday stayed the order handed by Mumbai suburban district collector allotting 102 acres of salt pan land in Kanjurmarg space for the development of the built-in metro automobile shed. It additionally restrained the authorities from finishing up any development work on the stated land.
The earlier BJP-led state authorities had determined to assemble the automobile shed for Metro line three (Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ) at Aarey Colony, regardless of opposition from environmentalists and activists to the huge tree-cutting for the challenge.