Punjab CM says no to Khattar’s suggestion on tricity planning board

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday categorically rejected his Haryana counterpart’s suggestion to set up a Tricity Planning Board for Chandigarh and its adjoining cities of Panchkula and Mohali, saying Chandigarh indisputably belonged to Punjab. Taking a strong stand on the issue, which Punjab Governor VPS

CM urges PIRA to support state govt’s efforts to promote sustainable development

By Accommodation Times Bureau PUNJAB Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday urged the Chairman Punjab State Infrastructure Regulatory Authority (PIRA) to support the government’s efforts to promote sustainable development in the state. Disclosing this, a spokesperson of the Chief Minister’s Office said that newly appointed Chairman of PIRA Jatinderbir Singh IAS (Retd.),

Punjab approves new building rules to boost construction industry

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The Punjab Cabinet, led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, on Saturday paved the way for easing of building rules to give a further boost to the construction industry while facilitating better urban planning and development in the state. The cabinet stamped its approval on the Punjab Urban

Punjab Cabinet okays Bill for regularisation of unauthorised colonies,plots

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The Bill for regularisation of unauthorised colonies, plots and buildings is all set to be presented in the Budget session of the Vidhan Sabha following the go-ahead by the Punjab Cabinet, an official spokesperson said. "The Punjab Laws (Special Provisions for regularization of unauthorized colony) Bill, 2018" seeks