Farhan Akhtar, Dia Mirza, Swara Bhasker furious over 400 tress cut at Aarey forest


The midnight cutting down of 400 tress at Aarey forest in Mumbai fumed the Mumbaikars and they took to the tress against the government decision of cutting down 400 tress at Aarey forest.

Yesterday, Bombay High Court has dismissed all the petitions against BMC and the state government's decision to clear the forest area. Bollywood celebs like Farhan Akhtar, Dia Mirza and Swara Bhasker among others took to their social media handle to protest against the action.

Here’s what they wrote:-                 

Farhan Akhtar wrote, “Cutting trees at night is a pathetic attempt at trying to get away with something even those doing it know is wrong. #Aarey #GreenIsGold #Mumbai

Music composer and singer Vishal Dadlani: #AareyForest is being murdered right now, in the dead of night. @narendramodi @Dev_Fadnavis , please don't do this. Please make one call and get this stopped, at least until the SC has a chance to review the…

Dia Mirza: Isn’t this illegal!?! This is happening at #Aarey right now. Why? How? @AUThackeray @mybmc @CMOMaharashtra  @TOIIndiaNews @MumbaiMirror @fayedsouza @VishalDadlani @ShraddhaKapoor

There is supposed to be a 15 day waiting period after permission is granted and notice has been uploaded on the official website. But there is no waiting here. Our trees are being cut as citizens desperately plead to STOP this! @moefcc @PrakashJavdekar #Aarey

This is citizen love, peace and solidarity for nature United by nature, United for nature. #Aarey

400 trees have been cut in the dead of the night. As citizens sang and joined hands in unity pleading to STOP this massacre. Can’t you see they are UNITED by love!?! Love for nature. Love for our children and our future. #Aarey #ClimateAction #ActNow #ChangeIsComing

Swara Bhasker shared a video of tress felling in Aarey. Captioning the video she wrote, "And it’s begun! #AareyForest #AareyColony being destroyed"`