Slum-In-Situ Rehabilitation policy to provide residential facility under PMAY

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH From the squalor of slums on municipal lands to habitable houses, the dwellers are set to cover the distance soon, courtesy Haryana Government’s Slum-in-Situ Rehabilitation Policy designed to provide the residential facility under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY). The comprehensive Slum–in-Situ Rehabilitation Policy under Housing for All- 2018”

SRA invites bid for rehabilitation of slums in Kolekalyan

By Rohit R. Sharma rohit@accommodationtimes.com MUMBAI The Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) has floated a tender for the redevelopment of slums on a land in village Kolekalyan of Andheri on Wednesday. According to the circular, “The redevelopment area consist of 21882.15 sqm and it belongs to Society of Slum dwellers namely Om Namo Sujalam Sufalam

Slum Free Mumbai: A Dream Or Nightmare?

By Accommodation Times Research Compiled by A T Bureau The policies of the state around the critical aspect of urban housing needs to be thoroughly engaged with and critiqued before one ventures to pass any kind of judgment on the legality or otherwise and rights of slum dwellers. The reason for this

9.30 crore people lives in slums in India

By Accommodation Times Bureau A huge population of India is living in Slums. Almost 9.30 crore people lives in urban slums in various cities in India.  Maharashtra is leading in the statistics of slums. Almost 1.81 crore people lived in slum as per 2011 census and the figure has reached 2.25 crore

SRA issued notice to 114 developers, seeks explanation over delay

Accommodation Times News Service The Slum Rehabilitation Authority chief executive officer, Mr. Vishwas Patil has recently issued notice to nearly 114 errant developers. The strict censure has come in the wake of developers’ lethargy in terms of implementation of slum redevelopment schemes despite having acquired permission over 10-15 years ago. The