Punjab approves new Sand & Gravel Policy to curb illegal mining, soon to start sand portal

By Accommodation Times Bureau To bring further transparency in the sand mining business, the Punjab Cabinet on October 17 approved several major policy changes to enable the government to grant contracts by auction of mining blocks in strategically established clusters through progressive bidding instead of the earlier process of auction by

Punjab govt gives nod for regularisation of unauthorised colonies

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH With a view to curbing the growth of unplanned and haphazard constructions across the state, the Cabinet on Monday cleared a policy for regularization of unauthorized colonies and plots/buildings falling in unauthorized colonies, official spokespersons said. The policy covers colonies developed before March 19, 2018, according to an

Modified policy to provide major relief to illegal colonies

By Accommodation Times Bureau Greater Mohali Area Development Authority (GMADA) on Wednesday presented a new draft for the regularisation of the illegal colonies. The draft was debated by representatives of the property dealers and the colonisers association and ministers. A meeting was held here on Wednesday by the Group of Ministers (GoM). The

State govt to finalise new policy for regularisation of unauthorised colonies

Four Member officer committee constituted to look into the suggestions of colonizers By Accommodation Times Bureau The Minister of Housing & Urban Development, Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa on Wednesday said, the new policy for regularization of unauthorized Colonies would be in the public domain by June 30. The Punjab Government would come up