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Navi Mumbai airport by March 2020, land acquisition for refinery on hold

We have identified the land, but there are certain concerns. We have put that land on hold, but we are in active consultation, Devendra Fadnavis said

A bit of singing & dancing in Maharashta CM's bungalow
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Amritha Pillay Mumbai
Two key projects in Maharashtra are facing local resistance. While the state government has put land acquisition for an oil refinery project on hold, it is hopeful that work on the Navi Mumbai airport would be completed by March 2020. 

“The concessionaire (for Navi Mumbai Airport project) has said one runway and one terminal building will be completed by 2019. There are certain challenges. It may take three-four months more. It should be ready by March 2020,” said Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis at a press briefing on Monday. 

Fadnavis was sharing updates on the Bharatiya Janata Party’s four years of state

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First Published: Oct 30 2018 | 8:19 PM IST

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