The State Authority will examine whether the size of rooms built under Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) should be increased from 269 sqft to 300 sqft. This topic raised during a meeting summon by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to discuss issues on the matter.
Minister of state (housing) Ravindra Waikar, who was present at the meeting, said that Shiv Sena has been demanding that slum-dwellers get bigger flats under the slum rehabilitation scheme.
“We have demanded that the area be increased, and Fadnavis was positive about it. He has asked officials to initiate the process,” Waikar told.
According to officials Chief Minister has studied the pending SRA projects and said that the department must act against developers who have left residents in the problems by not completing their projects in time.