Maharashtra government seeks six months extension to demolish illegal shrines built on roads, footpaths, public property

The Maharashtra Government on Monday sought six months more time for ensuring that all illegal shrine/structures built on public property, are demolished.

A division bench of Justice Abhay Oka and Justice Riyaz Chagla though asked the government to first file a compliance affidavit by August 23, detailing the number of structures demolished till now before granting the extension. Advocate Nisha Mehra appearing for the government sought for time to file the compliance report.