Taking stringent action against the illegal constructions in the Navi Mumbai, CIDCO CUC Department had arranged the demolition drive at Turbhe and Kopri of Vashi on 12th April, 2016. During the demolition drive about 300 temporary hutments were removed which led to clearing of about 8 t0 10 acres of land in the area.
The demolition drive was led by Shri Manoharan E. Menon, OSD to CCUC along with Shri Sunil Chidchale, ACUC and Shri Dhonde, Assistant Designated Officer along with 40 police and security personnel. Additionally, 30 police personnel from APMC police station also took part to carry out the drive smoothly.
About 40 labours were deployed for the drive. Machineries used for the drive are 1 Poclain, 2 JCBs and 2 Trucks.