India To Demolish Mumbai’s Adarsh Housing Society Building For Environmental Violation

NEW DELHI — An upscale apartment building that has caused an Indian political scandal was ordered Sunday to be razed because it violates coastal protection laws.The 31-story building in downtown Mumbai was intended for war veterans and…

NEW DELHI — An upscale apartment building that has caused an Indian political scandal was ordered Sunday to be razed because it violates coastal protection laws.

The 31-story building in downtown Mumbai was intended for war veterans and widows but the apartments were bought at cut-rate prices by top politicians and military brass. Maharashtra state’s chief minister resigned late last year because of the scandal.

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