The real estate industry in Mumbai had strongly objected to the 20km rule, stating it was an “error” because prior to the 2015 notification, the height restriction radius had been just 2km from the airport. “It took us five years to convince the ministry to rectify the mistake,” property industry sources said.
After the 2015 notification was issued, builders who sought civil aviation permission for their towers on certain plots in central Mumbai were shocked when approvals were given with curtailed heights.
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