|Project Status||Proposed (exploration phase)|
|Conflict outcome / response:||Strengthening of participation|
|Development of alternatives:||In 2006, local people in that area successfully stopped Pan India Paryatan Ltd SEZ. Now again are preparing for this new protest. |
Their main concern is that the local peoples’ opinion has not been taken into consideration before taking the decision of proposed sea Link Bridge. They were only informed through newspapers and other media. However, MMRDA officials said that the project was in conceptual stage and yet to materialized [4, 5].
|Do you consider this an environmental justice success? Was environmental justice served?:||Not Sure|
|Briefly explain:||There was no prior intimation of the proposed bridge to the people. Before taking the decision, the opinion of local people were not considered. When they have asked concerned official of Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority details of the project, no information about the project has been given to the activists. However, local people wanted to oppose the project from the beginning .|