By Accommodation Times Bureau
Pitching for green, eco-friendly, energy efficient and earthquake resistant buildings, Haryana Chief Minister, Manohar Lal on September 13 called for adopting ultra-modern technologies like Prefab Structures, Rainwater Harvesting, Green Rooftop, Solar Energy to create such infrastructure in the country.
The Chief Minister was addressing the delegates after inaugurating two-day ‘6th All India Police Housing Conference’ being organized by Haryana Police Housing Corporation (HPHC) in association with Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D), New Delhi in Panchkula.
Addressing the delegates, Manohar Lal said that, “Land is limited thus we also need to go towards the concept of high rise buildings to provide modern low-cost quality infrastructure to all including police personnel.”
He said that assistance of Rs 550 crore through HUDCO has been sanctioned for construction of about 3000 houses for police personnel.
The government has also taken several initiatives to realize the vision of Prime Minister, Narendra Modi of Housing for All by the year 2022.
“As against the construction target of 38,000 houses in rural areas, 18,752 houses have already been sanctioned. Similarly, more than 3.31 lakh houses have been planned for urban areas”, CM said.
Apart from the implementation of Uniform building code, a provision of e-auction of commercial sites, subsidy on solar system and approval of building plan within five-days had been made. In addition, water harvesting system has been made mandatory in large size plots of Haryana Shahri Vikas Pradhikaran.