MUMBAI: Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan and six others have been served legal notice over illegal construction.
According to an Indian website, Right to Information (RTI) activist Anil Galgali obtained information from P. South Ward Office of Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) regarding the Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices (MRTP) notice which was issued against Bachchan and others.
Galgali said, “In 2016, Municipal Corporation along with Amitabh Bachchan has issued Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices (MRTP) notice to seven other people. They have made illegal construction in their Goregaon bungalow. They have made changes in their main maps for making illegal construction.”.
According to the information received by the RTI activists said that the notice was issued to six others namely Rajkumar Hirani, Oberoi Realty, Pankaj Balaji, Sanjay Vyas, Haresh Khandelwal and Haresh Jagtani on December 7 2016, for the changes in their approved plans.
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has served a legal notice to the seven persons.
The activist also wrote a letter to Chief Minister of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis and Municipal Commissioner Ajoy Mehta seeking immediate action against the nominated persons.
“In coming days, under MRTP, the municipal corporation is investigating to register FIR against Amitabh Bachchan and other people,” he added.