The court also directed the BBMP Commissioner to tell how many complaints were received during 2018 and 2019 in relation to illegal constructions and asked to initiate action.
During its drive to curb unauthorised constructions, the Town Planning wing of the city corporation detected 34 such violations in the city.
For legal experts, it’s still a surprise why the state has not registered a case against those who allowed construction of the illegal apartment buildings.
The court took the matter seriously as the state failed to frame rules even though it was given time when the court was hearing a PIL filed by Umapathy, a practicing advocate.
The GHMC officials said that town planning staff will monitor construction activities every 15 days, and, in case of deviations, the extra floors will be demolished.
The tribunal had earlier formed a joint committee comprising representatives of Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and SDMC.
Highlands are already disturbed due to last year’s flood. Therefore, any tension on the land can cause a catastrophe, says expert
Instead of demolition, Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation moots sealing of unauthorised buildings
Unauthorised floors are being constructed, as there is a huge demand for giving them on rent.
The state government has decided to regularise illegal constructions in Idukki with certain conditions, heeding to the long-pending demand of farmers and small-scale traders in the hilly district.
The construction near the Press Club has come as a shock to the Cubbon Park Walkers’ Association, who were the first to spot it, as well as many other users.
In a meeting with the officials of all three authorities, CM Yogi Adityanath CM issued directives to fix accountability of the officials and builders responsible for illegal construction.
The Ramaniyam Ocean Dew Apartment is affecting the free flow of water from Narayanapuram Lake to Pallikaranai Marshland by blocking waterways.
The bench directed the Registrar General to take necessary steps for placing the said record before it by Thursday.
Pertaining to 27 common buildings illegally constructed in the notified corridor, which includes schools, public toilets, water tanks, etc, the report recommended sealing and demolition.
There are also clear provisions in the IPC and other penal laws which point fingers of penalty against the officers who are in conflict with their duties and responsibilities.