A special bench of the supreme court will hear petitions filed against the felling of over 2500 trees in Aarey Forest.
Environmentalists have said that protecting Aarey Forest means securing the future of children in Mumbai.
Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray said that his party will fight for the Aarey forest if it comes back to power in the Maharashtra Assembly elections.
Environmental activists turned to Chief Justice of India to intervene in the cutting of trees in Aarey Forest after the Bombay High Court refused to grant the stay.
Despite the protest of hundreds of citizens, cutting of trees in Aarey Colony has begun.
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