Housing and Urban Affairs

Modi government to rope in legal eagles, retired personnel to acquire land

According to the officials, the ministry has planned to hire 17 consultants having prior experience of functioning of Central government departments and dealing with legal matters.

published on : 27th August 2022

Requesting Shah to make the Centre’s stand clear on Rohingya refugees: Sisodia

Calling it a conspiracy of the Central government, Sisodia said, “The whole plot has been transpired without keeping the chief minister and deputy chief minister of Delhi in a loop."

published on : 19th August 2022

Delhi to light up 1,000 dark spots to ensure women's safety in city

The city government will also launch a web portal and mobile application to monitor the functioning of the lights and keep them in working condition by prompt maintenance, they said.

published on : 16th July 2022

States asked to phase out single-use plastic with public involvement

The ministry has also suggested setting up special teams for enforcement and imposing heavy penalties on defaulters.

published on : 5th June 2022

Pending smart city work in Chennai to get over before June 2023

Only the construction of storm water drains in and around Bazullah Road is yet to be started and work on all other projects is under way.

published on : 4th June 2022

56 hours! GWMC sets up park in record time

Participating in a competition by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), the Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation (GWMC) authorities set up a park within 56 hours. 

published on : 24th April 2022

Waste segregation at source stressed at meeting by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs

The three MCDs were, therefore, urged to step up their efforts towards waste segregation at source.

published on : 12th April 2022

Centre approves State’s legacy waste dumpsites remedial plan

The State has been ailing with dumpsite issues, requiring immediate remediation of legacy waste from cities.

published on : 30th March 2022

Centre blames AP for Vizag metro delay

The minister recalled that the AP government had sent a proposal to the ministry in December 2015.

published on : 29th March 2022

Efforts are on to hold winter session in new Parliament House

The Central Vista Master Plan includes construction of a new parliament building, vice president enclave, and common central secretariat buildings 1, 2 & 3, and redevelopment of Central Vista Avenue.

published on : 25th March 2022

'Will' no more a must for property regularisation

The announcement made by the Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister assumes significance as the municipal bodies’ elections are due in Delhi.

published on : 9th March 2022