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Mithi River

Water quality of Mithi ‘bad to very bad’

The major contamination in the Mithi is due to excess faecal coliform.

25 Jan 2020 5:42 AM

As Mithi floods, green activists blame rampant development

Around 1.45pm on Wednesday, the Mithi crossed the danger mark which led to flooding from stretches near Kurla and Marol.

05 Sep 2019 4:32 AM

400 evacuated as Mithi river rages

Though residents of the Kranti Nagar slum have been assured permanent rehabilitation every monsoon for years, the residents continue to suffer.

05 Aug 2019 2:37 AM

400 people shifted after Mithi water level crosses danger mark

The city and its neighbouring areas have been witnessing incessant rains since the last two days, causing flooding in many areas.

04 Aug 2019 3:46 PM

Mumbai rivers overflow in day’s rain

The situation at Krantinagar in Kandivali worsened Saturday morning as the initial stretch of the Poisar river overflowed.

04 Aug 2019 4:38 AM


Mithi river protection body held no meetings in 9 years

The two key recommendations were widening and deepening of the river to enhance proper flow and unclogging of the river.

07 Jun 2019 7:13 AM

Mithi River desilting only half finished

The BMC’s stormwater department says that the work is going slow in the stretch that falls under the jurisdiction of MMRDA.

13 May 2019 3:14 AM

MPCB: Quality check in Mithi shows decline in pollutants

The reason for such poor WQI of the Mithi is the presence of excessive fecal content, which was recorded at 920/100ml by December 2018.

24 Feb 2019 8:19 AM

Rs 10 crore to be spent on cleaning Mithi River

The 1.5km stretch of river will be cleaned by removing floating garbage.

16 Feb 2019 2:24 AM

Most polluted river stretches in state: CPCB

The Mithi remains the most polluted river of Maharashtra.

02 Oct 2018 1:49 AM


Mithi ranks number 1 in terms of sewage

The 2017 CPCB report was submitted in the Bombay high court on Monday while hearing a petition seeking river rejuvenation policy in Maharashtra.

14 Aug 2018 2:24 AM

Now, Vihar lake overflows this season

The lake reached the overflow mark early morning on Monday.

17 Jul 2018 2:10 AM

Mithi river in poor shape ahead of monsoon: NGO

The clogging of the Mithi river was one of the major contributors to the Mumbai flood of 2005.

28 Apr 2018 2:34 AM

RMC is causing pollution in Mithi: Corporators

Civic activists have alleged that the Mithi river is layered with cement strewn water due to the release of waste water by the RMC plants.

01 Mar 2018 1:43 AM

BMC to set up sewage plant

STP to be built as a part of Mithi river cleaning project.

01 Mar 2018 1:40 AM


Illegal mud dumping in Mithi river near Aarey

Vanashakti has also written to the Mumbai suburban collector seeking an immediate action on the matter.

31 Jan 2018 2:53 AM

Activists warn of flooding due to Mithi width cut

The Mithi river at the Dharavi station site is 25 meters in width, which has been reduced to 14 meters after reclamation.

18 Dec 2017 1:36 AM

Centre ready to give Rs 2,000 crore for Mithi River

The river gets flooded every monsoon.

09 Nov 2017 5:38 AM

BKC-Chunnabatti link road may not be ready next year

MMRDA has not received CR’s nod for constructing ROB at Sion and Chunabhatti railway stations.

15 Oct 2017 1:51 AM

BMC to set up garden near Mithi

However, the river continues to remain in sorry state and a raises stink.

29 May 2017 1:13 AM