With the rising environment destruction in disguise of development, environmentalists have dashed out an SOS to Maharashtra’s New Environment Minister Aaditya Thackeray with a plea for his immediate intervention and for setting up of a dedicated Green Police. Aiming to save the city’s wetlands, mangroves, forests and the environment around the environment focused NGOs – NatConnect Foundation and Shri Ekvira Aai Pratishtan (SEAP) – have urged Aaditya Thackeray to declare Aarey greenery as forest and transfer it to the and Forest Department and curb the depletion of wetlands in Uran and the eco-logical balance of the environment, thereby fulfiling his pre-poll promise.
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December 7, 2015