Navi Mumbai, June 23: The controversy over the naming of Navi Mumbai worldwide airport has intensified as Challenge Affected Folks (PAP) has known as a protest on June 24. The protestors are demanding that Navi Mumbai Worldwide Airport ought to be named after late DB Patil, a frontrunner of the PAP. The protest is deliberate exterior the CIDCO workplace on Thursday. The PAP is reportedly backed by the Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) activists.
The PAP has known as for gherao of the CIDCO workplace to strain the federal government to call the airport after its chief. Notably, the Maharashtra authorities and CIDCO had introduced to call the greenfield airport after late Bal Thackeray, however native leaders are demanding that it’s renamed after late D B Patil, who fought for the rights of Challenge Affected Folks.
In the meantime, permission has not been granted to carry the protest. The PAP claimed that round one lakh individuals would take part within the protest. Anticipating a regulation and order scenario, part 144 of the prison process code has been imposed for the illegal meeting of greater than 5 individuals. Part 144 will stay in place for 60 days from June 21 until August 19.
The Navi Mumbai Visitors Police has introduced a diversion in vehicular motion on Thursday within the wake of the protest. All heavy motor autos and lightweight motor autos travelling from Mumbai in the direction of Pune will likely be diverted from Airoli toll plaza by way of Mahape-Shilphata street to achieve Kalamboli. Equally, autos coming from Pune will likely be diverted from the Purusharth petrol pump at Kalamboli on Sion-Panvel street to Airoli by way of Taloja MIDC. No car will likely be allowed within the neighborhood of the CBD Belapur within the morning on Thursday.
Notably, the Maharashtra authorities on Wednesday permitted Adani Airport Holdings Ltd (AAHL) to function the upcoming Navi Mumbai Worldwide Airport. The airport is arising on 1,160 hectares of land in Thane-Raigad area.
Who Was DB Patil?
Dinkar Balu Patil was an Indian politician and Member of Parliament. He was related the Peasants and Employees Celebration of India. In Nineteen Seventies and 80s, he led a number of protests in Panvel district when CIDCO acquired land. He died in 2021 on the age of 86 years.
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