One Time Settlement policy may get cabinets nod today

By Accommodation Times Bureau PUNJAB: The Local Government Department has been completed One Time Settlement (OTS) policy which aims for regularizing the illegal constructions and today would be presented in the meeting for the approval of the cabinet. Local Government Minister, Punjab, Navjot Singh Sidhu made it clear that “The policy has been

Punjab waives off Rs 5 Cr charges for upcoming medical institute on municipal land

By Accommodation Times Bureau The Local Government Department, Punjab, has decided to waive off the fees and other charges of the upcoming All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Bathinda accruing towards the Municipal Corporation, Bathinda. Similarly, the approval has also been accorded to the project of giving 6 acres

Singapore based company to invest Rs 2,000 Cr in Punjab

By Accommodation Times Bureau Responding to the positive investment climate being aggressively promoted in Punjab, Singapore-based Think Gas Investments PTE Limited (Think Gas) has decided to establish natural gas distribution infrastructure in the state with an expected foreign direct investment (FDI) of Rs 2,000 crore and employment generation potential of more

States to formulate waste management action plan by this Oct 31 and execute by Dec 2019

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The National Green Tribunal has started monitoring the implementation of provisions of Solid Waste Management (SWM) Rules, 2016 through 5 Regional Monitoring Committees (RMCs) across the country. The 1st meeting of Northern region monitoring committee (NRMC) was held under the Chairmanship of Rajwant Sandhu on September 19

Punjab clears Rs 562 Cr pending payments for development projects

By Accommodation Times Bureau The Punjab government on Thursday released funds to the tune of Rs 562.05 crore towards pending payments for various schemes and development projects, including the maintenance of important memorials in the state. The official said that the government has released the funds, with a directive from Chief Minister

Punjab CM orders strict action against illegal colonisation

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH An official spokesperson said, on Tuesday, Amarinder Singh Chief Minister of Punjab ordered a strict action against any further illegal colonization in the state. Genuine buyers of plots in legal colonies should not face any harassment, he directed to the concerned departments. The spokesperson said CM has issued the orders