NEW DELHI: Since 3 days high drama was involved in Arrey tree felling. Since September students groups, civil society groups were protesting against felling of trees in Arrey forest for Metro projects, on the order of Bombay High Court the authorities cut down hundreds of trees in the middle of night amidst the resistance by the public. This tug of war also led to the arrest of many.
The Supreme Court has taken the suo moto cognizance on the controversial Arrey trees felling. The grievance letters from students and civil societies are turned into PIL and will be hearing on this issue today.