After pursuing for more than 10 years Matheran Ropeway Pvt. Ltd. (MRPL) has been able to obtain all related approvals including permission from Supreme Court, NOC from Ministry of Environment and Forest etc. Final Order in this regard by Public Works Department, Govt. of Maharashtra was issued on 26th December, 2012. Now, MRPL is in the process of executing the said project at the earliest. Negotiation with vendors is expected to be done very soon.