City News Mumbai

Electric vehicle charging station inaugurated in Navi Mumbai

Aurangabad/Mumbai: Maharashtra Industry Minister Subhash Desai on Tuesday inaugurated the country’s largest electric vehicle charging station at Turbhe in Navi Mumbai. Due to skyrocketing fuel prices day by day, the common man was suffering and hence, the government had decided to promote electric vehicles as an alternative to this, he stated in an official press statement. As a part of this, charging stations for electric vehicles will be set up by Majenda Company, he said.For this, the company has also started building infrastructure and spare parts required for the charging stations will be totally indigenous, the minister added. The company’s executive director Maxon Lewis, directors Daryl Dias, Sujay Jain, Mahavir Lunawat were present on the occasion. The company claims that the charging station at Navi Mumbai is the largest in the country. There is a total of 21 chargers in this place, out of…

City News Mumbai

Navi Mumbai Airport name tussle: Panvel Dy Mayor challenges CM Uddhav

Thane, Jul 12 (UNI) Tempers run high among the lakhs of villagers in Panvel over the demand for naming the new Airport after their revered leader DB Patil. The Deputy Mayor of Panvel Municipal corporation, Jagdish Gaikwad, on Monday stated that Shiv Sena chief and Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray should not take the agitating villagers for granted, and warned that they can go to any extend to press for their demands and get it fulfilled. He recalled the yeoman services of DB Patil for the sake of the villagers who had lost their land for the mega projects, including the Airport. “When we have given our land it is our right to get name of our choice for the Airport. Late Patil has given his blood for the sake of the villagers. He did not have a house of his own till end,” Mr…