DELHI DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

  • 25,000 winners allotted houses in DDA's mega housing scheme 2014 draw November 26, 2014

    The much awaited draw of lots for the Delhi Development Authority's flagship 'Housing Scheme 2014' is over and the list is out on the website. Over 25000 flats were in the fray for which more than 10 lakh people applied. ...
  • DDA puts off housing scheme draw after last-minute hiccups November 16, 2014

    New Delhi: After facing last-minute technical hiccups on Sunday, the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has postponed the draw of lots for its flagship Housing Scheme 2014, which was scheduled to be held on Monday. The decision comes in the wake of technical problem encountered by the housing body while holding the...
  • Overwhelming response to DDA's housing scheme forces website to shut down September 3, 2014

    The Delhi Development Authority has launched its biggest scheme ever for the allotment of nearly 25,000 flats in the capital. The new scheme offers flats for as less as Rs 7 lakh to Rs 1.2 crore. On Monday, the online response was so massive that the DDA's official website crashed...
  • Gurgaon, Noida land prices may fall with fresh supply in Delhi February 6, 2014

    Land prices in Gurgaon and Noida could fall as over 70,000 acre is likely to come in the Delhi market because of DDA's new land pooling policy, property consultant CBRE said on Thursday. "The land pooling policy will prove to be positive for the National Capital Region (NCR) in the longterm,...
  • Two DDA employees arrested in fake plot scam September 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Three people, including two Delhi Development Authority (DDA) employees, were arrested here for duping people of Rs 3.83 crore by allotting fake DDA plots, police said Wednesday. Gang leader Prem Shankar, currently lodged in Tihar Jail in a similar case for the last nine months, was arrested Sep 9...
  • Delhi Development Authority approves land pooling policy July 26, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) on Friday approved the muchawaited land pooling policy which will pave way for easier acquisition of land for housing projects. "With the acquisition of land becoming difficult for DDA in the past two decades, the Authority at a meeting held under the chairmanship of...
  • Govt decides to allot DDA flat to Delhi braveheart's family February 22, 2013

    New Delhi: The government on Thursday decided to allot a Delhi Development Authority (DDA) flat to the family of the 23yearold girl who was gangraped and brutally assaulted in a moving bus in New Delhi in December 2012. A middleincome group flat costing around Rs 50 lakh is likely to be...
  • DDA flat likely for family of Delhi braveheart February 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Government is likely to allot a flat to the family of the 23yearold girl who was gangraped and brutally assaulted in a moving bus in New Delhi last December. The middle income group Delhi Development Authority (DDA) flat costing around Rs 50 lakh would be alloted from the...
  • 1000th CJ report exposes Nehru Place parking mess August 18, 2012

    CJ Bhagwan Bhairwani, a shopkeeper, takes on authorities who have turned a blind eye to the lack of upkeep of a busy commercial centre in the capital. ...
  • Now, Delhi govt to take over CWG cleanup drive September 22, 2010

    New Delhi: With questions being raised over the cleanliness in the Commonwealth Games Village, Union Cabinet Secretary KM Chandrasekhar on Wednesday directed Delhi Government to take control of the maintenance of the complex which will house the athletes. The maintenance of the Games Village was under the Delhi Development Authority (DDA)...
  • Commonwealth sample flats ready, have 3star appeal August 3, 2009

    New Delhi: Ethnicity blending with modern living this describes flats the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) will provide tourists with during the Commonwealth Games 2010. Fullyfurnished with exquisitely done up interiors by the ITDC, 2,709 such flats will be in the offing at Vasant Kunj. Available in variants of one,...
  • Watch: Second arrest in the DDA scam, Vice Chairman summoned January 13, 2009

    The DDA Vice chairman on Monday was summoned by the Urban Development Ministry to discuss the DDA housing controversy. Meanwhile the second arrest in the case, only shows that more people from Jhunjuna could be involved in the incident. ...
  • Commonwealth Games in a fix, developer faces credit crunch January 10, 2009

    New Delhi: The Commonwealth games village project in Delhi seems to be in trouble again. The developer, Emaar MGF, now faces a financial crunch and has written to the DDA, seeking a loan. After the economic meltdown they wrote to us saying they are in a liquidity crisis. We are...
  • Sacked SBI employee from Rajasthan held for DDA scam January 9, 2009

    New Delhi: The Economics Offences Wing (EOW) of Delhi Police on Friday evening registered its first case in the alleged irregularities in the allotment of over 5,000 flats by Delhi Development Authority (DDA) and arrested a man from Rajasthan. We have registered a case and arrested Laxmi Narayan Meena from...
  • Housing scam: DDA refuses to cancel flat allotment January 6, 2009

    New Delhi: The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has refused to cancel the allotment of flats after protests over irregularities in the process. The draw is fair and the verification process is still going on, DDA PRO Neemo Dhar said. The DDA is in damage control mode after media reported glaring discrepancies...
  • DDA under scanner over Commonwealth stadium December 24, 2008

    New Delhi: Fourteen acres of green land in the heart of the Capital have been razed for a Commonwealth Games stadium. One thousand trees have already been sacrificed on a Rs 180 crore squash and badminton stadium. It's not just the green lung that has been compromised. The Siri Fort wall,...
  • Singur in Delhi? Farmers up in arms against DDA October 10, 2008

    New Delhi: The now familiar debate of development versus displacement has cropped up again. Farmers who's land has been acquired by the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) are up in arms. More than 1,450 acres of their land was acquired by the Delhi government in August 2005 and farmers say they...
  • Delhi makes a beeline for DDA's new housing scheme August 8, 2008

    New Delhi: Government employee J Kaul is on a mission. She sacrificed her lunch break on Thursday to come and stand in the queue at Vikas Sadan the DDA head quarters in the Capital to buy a housing scheme form. This single mother of two, who lost her husband...