UNAUTHORISED COLONIES

  • Bill in Lok Sabha to regularise unauthorised Delhi colonies 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Aiming at regularisation of unauthorised colonies and rehabilitation of slum dwellers and Jhuggi-Jhopri (slum) clusters in Delhi, a bill was introduced in Lok Sabha on Monday. The National Capital Territory of Delhi Laws (Special Provisions) Amendment Bill 2014, was introduced by Urban Development Minister Venkaiah...
  • AAP crisis: Is it a conspiracy or beginning of the end for Kejriwal? February 3, 2014

    The Delhi government on Monday wrote a letter to President Pranab Mukherjee asking for a probe against former chief minister Sheila Dikshit for issuing fake provisional certificates to unauthorised colonies. ...
  • AAP seeks probe against Sheila Dikshit in unauthorised colony scam February 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi government on Monday wrote a letter to President Pranab Mukherjee asking for a probe against former chief minister Sheila Dikshit for issuing fake provisional certificates to unauthorised colonies. On the report submitted by the Lokayukta on the issue, the President had asked for the chief minister's recommendation. This...
  • Campa Cola: SC asks AG to look into Mumbai society flat owners' plea January 21, 2014

    The Supreme Court Monday asked Attorney General GE Vahanvati to look into fresh material presented by owners of unauthorised flats of Mumbai's Campa Cola residential complex, who are faced with eviction by May 31, 2014, in line with an apex court order. A bench of Justice Sudhansu Jyoti Mukhopadhaya and Justice...
  • Punjab government approves revised policy for unauthorised colonies August 10, 2013

    Punjab government on Friday gave its nod to the revised policy for regularisation of unauthorised colonies with an emphasis on simplified procedure and reduction in the rates of composition and regularisation fees. A Cabinet meeting chaired by Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal took the decision which also said that...
  • Delhi Lokayukta to probe unauthorised colonies issue April 28, 2013

    New Delhi: At a time when Delhi government is strongly pushing for regularisation of over 1,600 unauthorised colonies, home to around 60 lakh people, Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin has decided to launch a detailed probe into alleged irregularities in the process initiated for their regularisation. The decision by the Lokayukta came...
  • Unauthorised colonies may get Delhi govt relief May 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi government is likely to announce a number of steps next week to provide relief to lakhs of residents residing in over 1,200 unauthorised colonies which were given provisional regularisation certificates in 2008. A meeting of the Delhi Cabinet, presided over by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, today discussed...
  • Delhi to regularise colonies in 3 months March 18, 2007

    New Delhi: Union Urban Development Minister S Jaipal Reddy on Saturday announced that the process of regularisation of unauthorised colonies in Delhi would be carried out in a three months' time. The announcement came less than a month after his deputy Ajay Maken told Parliament that there was no time frame...