N.O.I.D.A., August 28, 2022 (TBINN)
After a nine-year-long legal battle the Supertech twin towers of N.O.I.D.A. were reduced to rubble today. The towers Ceyane having 29 floors and Apex with 32 floors, which are a part of the Emerald Court project of Supertech Ltd, were demolished since authorities discovered them to be in breach of many construction standards.
Tallest building in India to be demolished, the towers, which included roughly 850 flats and were situated in Sector 93-A, close to the N.O.I.D.A-Greater N.O.I.D.A. Expressway, had a height of almost 100 metres, making them higher than Qutub Minar.
Preparations included from charging the buildings to clearing the area. Residents of the adjoining apartment buildings A.T.S. Greens Village and Emerald Court had been ordered to leave by today morning at 7 A.M. by the Resident Welfare Association. All people and animals were cleared from the designated exclusion zone, which had a 500-meter radius, with the exception of the demolition team members. In addition, the National Disaster Response Force Team, eight ambulances and four fire engines were stationed at the location.