BMC demolishes century-old cross on High Court's order

Mumbai best known as the city of dreams has been shocked by an incident which took place in Bandra where over a 100-year-old Christian cross has been demolished by Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Saturday after court's order. Court gave such an order as the premises had been illegally constructed. The BMC came with heavy police force and forcefully demolished the Cross. The demolition was opposed by the residents and members of various Catholic organisations. Catholic organisations tried to stop the demolition and also submitted application to the court stating that the Cross was not placed at public property.