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[GROUND REPORT] Bulwark against floods, Jasai wetland in Maharashtra's Uran faces existential threat


Environmentalists and activists have alleged that the reclamation of Jasai wetland in Uran is being done deliberately so as to do construction activities at the biodiversity site.

  • Jasai wetland in Maharashtra's Uran on the brink of extinction due to dumping of debris
  • Activists say Uran wetland is being systematically destroyed for construction activities
  • Jasai wetland is the fourth water body which is being systematically reclaimed

Mumbai: Jasai wetland in the Uran town of Navi Mumbai is the first line of defence against floods in the whole of Mumbai Metropolitan Region. But this wetland in Maharashtra is on the brink ...


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