Infrastructure: Cabinet approves land transfer of Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers to MMRDA

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 12 has given ex-post facto approval for: i. Transfer of land of M/s Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers Ltd. (RCF) to Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA); ii. Proposal for approval for a transfer of land of M/s Rashtriya

Landowners giving up land for bullet train to get stamp duty waiver on buying property

By Accommodation Times News Service MUMBAI Now people can get stamp duty of any property they buy as to compensate, only applicable on people who have given their land for bullet train project which needs to do it within three years of handing over the land, a source said. National High-Speed Rail Corporation

Punjab Decides To Fix Limit On Per Acre Land For Money Lending

By Accommodation Times Bureau The Punjab government has decided to streamline the system of money lending to farmers by fixing a limit on the advance on per acre of land, with the rate of interest also to be duly determined by the government. The state cabinet, at a meeting chaired by Chief

Jewar Airport project may be scrapped, if farmers do not hand over land

By Accommodation Times Bureau NOIDA On August 15, 2018, the chairman of Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) Prabhat Kumar, said that officials met over 100 farmers of six villages in Noida, and tried to clear their doubts regarding the land acquisition for the Jewar International Airport project in Gautam Buddh Nagar. Chairman said,

Research: Unfair Land Law Behind Telangana Agitation

Dr Sanjay Chaturvedi, LLB, Ph.D. Since last 50 years, the region of Telangana is fighting for biased land and imposed levies and restrictions. The land revenue code since its early first five-year plan had deprived of Telangana region and unbiased rules as compared to Andhra region. The Telangana region comprises 10 districts:

More than 5 builders booked for fake document to occupy Maharashtra Government land

ULHASNAGAR On Saturday five developers along with two others were booked in Ulhasnagar for allegedly   stealing 15,000 sq ft plot owned by the Maharashtra government by forging with a fake contract. Moti Duseja the special development officer (SDO) registered the case and highlighted these irregularities. Although, the builders have contradicted the allegations. Ghanshyamdas

Bombay HC declares no premium for FSI exemption on lifts and staircases

By Pallavii Pitale While calculating the FSI, certain areas have been exempted including lifts and staircases under the development control regulation no. 35 (2)(c). Despite of that, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation ( BMC) has been levying a premium for allowing builders to avail of such concessions. The Bombay High Court recently has