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‘Ensure safety on beaches’

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The Bombay High Court on Tuesday sought to know steps taken by the state government to secure beaches. A Division Bench of Justices Naresh Patil and A A Sayed was hearing a public interest litigation filed by NGO Janhit Manch. In 2006, the court had passed directions on ensuring safety on beaches. Advocate Jamshed Mistry, appearing for the NGO, said in the 2006 order, the court had asked the State and the BMC to set up watch towers, floodlights and appoint life guards, but none of them have been complied with.

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Printable version | Dec 10, 2019 2:51:01 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/mumbai/news/ensure-safety-on-beaches/article8186588.ece

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