Mumbai Municipal Corporation (Second Amendment) Bill, increases Stamp Duty by 1%

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI The Maharashtra government introduced Mumbai Municipal Corporation (Second Amendment) Bill, 2018 in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on July 19 under the authority of the Governor, the bill which seeks to increase Stamp Duty by one per cent. The bill is expected to be tabled during the winter session of

Mumbai Civic body needs to follow due process of law to take over park: High Court

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI The Civic body of Mumbai cannot take possession of Priyadarshini Park in south Mumbai which is spread over 20-acre, without following the due process of law, Bombay High Court said. Priyadarshini Park is been maintained by Malabar Hill Citizens’ Forum since 1985. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) last year

Mumbai Municipal Corporation Permits Bars Cafes Roof-top-restaurants

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI   The new policy from  Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC)  has only approved to construct wash basin or platform to serve eatables  on roof-tops.  The BMC chief Ajoy Mehta approved the open air terrace restaurant policy clearing decks for permitting restaurants, bars and cafes on rooftops of buildings. Earlier there was no policy

Bombay HC rejects to confine Mumbai Metro

 By Accommodation Times Bureau The Bombay High Court refused to restrain the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (MMRCL), from cutting trees, for the Metro III project .A bench of justice P D Naik and M S Karnik was hearing an application of a mumbai citizen Mr. Kunal Birwadkar, who was accusing

Mumbai’s revised draft development plan set to see 1,500 changes

Accommodation Times News Service The revised proposal of development plan (DP) 2034, drafted by Brihanmumbai Municipal corporation is likely to see 1,500 amendments after going through recommendations put forward by the six-member planning committee, appointed to weed out from 12,900 objections and suggestions, sans duplications, put forth by citizenry in the