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Centre okays Sewri-Nhava Sheva sea link

December 10, 2004 12:06 IST

The Union environment ministry has cleared the Rs 4000 cr Sewri-Nhava Sheva trans-harbour link, reports said

The 22-km link isimportant for Mumbaiites because itpromises to reduce the time taken to travel the distance from the present two hours to less than an half-an-hour.

A leading Mumbai daily quoted a senior cabinet minister on Thursday as saying that the government was in the process of finalising the appointment of a technical advisor for the project.

The daily quoted Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation as saying that a formal letter from the Centre was awaited.

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Sub: what cost?

not one mention of the fact that this project, if realised, is a threat to the thousands of lesser and greater flamingoes which come to ...

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not an ant will be able to use this sea link before 2015.

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Let's see how many decades are taken to complete this ! By the way, remember Worli-Bandra sea link bridge project which is still hanging in ...

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