HUDCO’s experience is advantage for development of smart cities: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Hardeep Puri, Minister of Housing & Urban Affairs has urged HUDCO on Wednesday to expand its activities and cover a large number of stakeholders under its lending operations by taking up innovative projects to accelerate the pace of investment in housing & urban infrastructure realizing the

Redevelopment of Kathputli Colony takes off

RERA

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Hardeep Puri, Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs on Tuesday reiterated the Centre’s commitment to In-situ redevelopment of slums areas in Delhi to achieve the vision of housing for All.He was speaking while laying the foundation stone for the In-situ redevelopment project at Kathputli Colony in

Action plan prepared for Faridabad of Rs 2,400 crore: CM

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH Pakistan has evinced keen interest in the growth story of Haryana especially in the fields of the smart city, agriculture, infrastructure development, export and also hailed the State for its achievement in the field of sports at national and international level. Pakistan High Commissioner to India, Sohail Mahmood

Diu 1st Smart City in India to run 100% on renewable energy during day

By Accommodation Times Bureau DIU Diu Smart City has become the first city in India, which runs on 100% renewable energy during daytime setting a new benchmark for other cities to become clean and green. Diu had been importing 73% of its power from Gujarat until last year. “Diu has now adopted a two-pronged

MHADA plans to redevelop 66 PMGP colonies

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI After completing the plan to reconstruct BDD chawls into a plush housing society, the Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) has planned to reconstruct 66 colonies under Prime Minister's Grant Programme. Out of the 66 colonies, which are spread across 10.84 acres in the city, 46

Diu on the way to soon emerge among the league of Smart Cities: Rajnath Singh

By Accommodation Times Bureau DIU The Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said that the Union Territory of Diu is on the way to soon emerge among the league of Smart Cities. Addressing a function after inaugurating and laying foundation of various development projects in Diu today.  Rajnath Singh said the tiny

Civic body says no commercial buildings near metro, BRTS

By Accommodation Times Bureau PIMPRI CHINCHWAD An attempt to avoid obstruction and accidents, the Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) would not allow commercial buildings near Metro corridors and BRTS. “There will be traffic congestion if there are commercial establishments. There should be houses on the corridors. The area should be highly densified and

Mahabharata Theme Building being constructed under Tourism Infrastructure

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH Haryana Tourism Minister, Ram Bilas Sharma said that a Mahabharata Theme Building is being constructed at Jyotisar in district Kurukshetra for development of Jyotisar Tirth under Tourism Infrastructure. A sum of about Rs 31 crore would be spent on this project. Reiterating his commitment to promoting tourism in

Haryana selects 2.25 lac people under Housing for all, sends proposal to centre

By Accommodation Times Bureau Haryana government have been selected 2.25 lakh beneficiaries for providing housing under the ambitious mission of Prime Minister, Narendra Modi ‘Housing for All by 2022’ and a proposal has been sent to Central Government in this regard. “A survey was conducted in 80 cities of the state. Out

Land acquisition cost for new Delhi-Mumbai expressway to be reduce

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said that Delhi-Mumbai express highway is probably to lower land acquisition cost by up to Rs 20,000 crore as the project will proceed via undeveloped areas. The highway will reduce the travel distance up to 125 km between the two metros. The