Sadanand Date has been appointed the commissioner of the newly formed Mira Bhayandar Vasai Virar (MBVV) commissionerate by the state government on Wednesday. Date, a 1990 batch IPS officer, has been working without a posting after he returned to the state after a Central deputation in February.
A 25-year-old redeveloped residential building in Nallasopara (East) collapsed in the early hours of Wednesday. The building’s 22 residents were able to evacuate in time, and no one was injured. The four-storeyed Safalya Sangali building at Majithia Park in Achole Road collapsed at 1.15am on Wednesday. The building had been redeveloped in 2009, but in 2018, major cracks had developed in parts of the structure.