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  • Mumbai: Versova beach clean-up resumes in CM Devendra Fadnavis’ presence

    Mumbai: The Versova beach clean-up drive, which had halted days ago, after Afroz Shah, the activist, complaine of local goons threatening him for carrying forward the initiative, on Sunday once again resumed the clean-up drive in the presence of Chief Minister of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis and Aditya Thackeray, Yuva Sena chief.

  • Mumbai: Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri assures clean-up drive at Versova beach will resume soon

    Mumbai: Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Monday met lawyer and environmentalist Afroz Shah and said cleaning of Versova beach in Mumbai will resume. Shah shot to fame after his cleanliness drive in 2015 managed to remove around 5.5 million kg of waste in 85 weeks from the beach. He, however, had to suspend the initiative after facing harassment from some anti-social elements.

  • Mumbai: After meeting Chief Minister, Versova beach clean-up to start again

    Mumbai: Following assault and harassment by local goons and non-cooperation from civic authority Afroz Shah, the activist who suspended his massive task of cleaning up the Versova beach in Mumbai, on Thursday met Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.

  • Big B cleans Mumbai Beach, shows his support towards the cleanliness drive

    When it comes to the much talked about Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan, many celebrities have come forward to show their support in many ways and megastar Amitabh Bachchan too has been an active participant of this drive. One part of the campaign also includes the cleaning of beaches in the city of Mumbai and recently Mr Bachchan was seen extending his support for the same.

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    Mumbai: Cops join campaign to clean Versova beach

    Mumbai: Just a day ahead of World Environment Day, Mumbai police joined United Nations Environment Programme or UNEP India’s campaign for a clean Versova beach and supported Bombay High Court lawyer Afroz Shah, who is leading the campaign to clean the beach.

  • clean up with Subhash Ghai

    Veteran filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who is known for his classic cult movies from the ‘90s and popularly known as the Showman of Bollywood, recently took time out from his busy schedule for a social cause. The renowned filmmaker along with his few industry friends took part in the recent Versova beach cleaning drive.