Bombay HC seeks to know progress on setting up of stormwater pumping stations
The Bombay High Court has sought to know from the city's civic body about the progress on the setting up of storm water pumping stations at three suburban locations.
A division bench of justices Ranjit More and Anuja Prabhudessai was hearing a public interest litigation (PIL) petition filed by advocate Atal Bihari Dubey, seeking for a second Doppler radar system for Mumbai and other measures to be taken to ensure that people do not suffer due to floods during monsoons.
Last week, the petitioner's counsel, S C Naidu, told the court that the civic body had, till date, not made the storm water pumping stations at Gazder Bund in Santacruz, Mogra in Andheri and another in Mahul functional.
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