Varun Dhawan And Urmila Matondkar Joins Crusade to Save Aarey Forest
After Farhan Akhtar and Dia Mirza slamming the Mumbai authorities for cutting the Aarey Forest for Metro 3 shed, superstar Varun Dhawna and Urmila Matondkar joins the crusade to save the lungs of the city.
Bollywood celebrities and activists have been opposing the proposed felling of over 2,600 trees in Aarey to make way for the metro car shed and demanding relocation of the depot, which is part of the Metro 3 project.
A video have surfaced which has sparked a storm on social media. Netizens and celebs are slamming the shameful act of cutting Aarey trees in the middle of the night.
Superstar Varun Dhawan just took to his social media and slammed the authorities for cutting the Aarey Forest trees. He wrote, “This is heartbreaking news. With such an outcry to stop the cutting of trees why is this being allowed Mumbai has done enough for the people in power to realise cutting down Aarey is something the citizens don’t want”
Actress turned politician Urmila Matondkar also expressed his disappointment. She tweeted, “Such a disappointing news on #AareyForest Cutting the trees in the night clearly shows even they know it’s horribly wrong,inhuman. But we can compliment #GretaThunberg act blind n deaf to our own #Aarey n think we did our bit to the #environment”
Apparently, Bombay High Court on Friday dismissed all petitions against the felling of over 2,500 trees for a Mumbai metro depot but mumbaikar’s aren’t very happy about the decision and protesting outside the Aarey colony.