Government counsel advocate P B Kakade also told a bench of Main Justice Naresh Patil and Justice M S Karnik that it had served demolition notices to yet another 58 private attributes in the place produced in violation of the state’s rules and coastal zone norms.
He manufactured the submissions in compliance with a former order of the bench which experienced directed the govt to post specifics of motion taken and pending litigation concerning the illegal non-public constructions together the shorelines in Alibaug, a coastal city common with weekend travelers.
The point out submitted an affidavit in the courtroom stating that orders to demolish Nirav Modi’s unlawful bungalow have been issued.
It also said 58 other homes were served with the demolition detect on December 4, and their house owners requested to raze all unlawful constructions within a 7 days.
In the affidavit, the condition submitted that the house owners of close to 61 these unlawful non-public constructions had managed to get keep orders on demolition from community civil courts.
However, it was arranging to initiate authorized motion to get the stay orders lifted, the government submitted.
The bench took note of the state’s submissions and scheduled the matter for further listening to on December 20.
The bench was hearing a petition filed by an activist, Surendra Dhavale.
The plea had sought that the court immediate the authorities to demolish all unauthorised constructions “within just the lower and significant tide locations” in various villages in Alibaug.
As per the petition, these types of constructions experienced been carried out in violation of the Maharashtra Coastal Zone Administration Authority policies and the state’s land regulations.
As for each the plea, there are around 175 this kind of private residences in CRZ parts in villages this sort of as Varsoli, Sasvane, Kolgaon and Dokvade, between other people, belonging to many “rich individuals, such as Modi, and several businessmen and movie actors”.
Nirav Modi, a critical accused in the $2 billion Punjab National Lender fraud circumstance, has fled the nation.
In the meantime, Kakade advised PTI Thursday night time that the authorities have been still to demolish the composition.
“The bungalow has been hooked up by the Enforcement Directorate and we have issued a demolition observe for the construction. We will carry out the demolition soon,” he explained.
Before in the day, Kakade experienced told the court that the district authorities had demolished the unlawful construction belonging to Nirav Modi on December 5.
A senior official advised PTI Thursday night time that orders have been conveyed to the Raigad sub divisional officer to demolish Nirav Modi’s bungalow.