Evicted, homes demolished, some sent far away, others left to perish: Development vs Lives
WP (L) No.3301 of 2017 - Sandeep Shivaji Shirke & Ors. v. Assistant Municipal Commissioner & Ors. And some other petitions filed for similarly displaced persons.
- Status of the case
- Court in which the case is filed
- Significance of the case
- Whether the refineries and the chemical storage containers have caused an irreversible environmental damage to the area;
- Whether pre-existing industries can be allowed to continue in such close proximity to residential areas? Or if so, what would be an appropriate buffer between industrial and residential areas in cities negotiating for space.