illegal buildings

Notice to Punjab over illegal buildings near Golden Temple

The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Friday issued notice to the state and the civic body of the Sikh holy city of Amritsar on a plea to initiate contempt proceedings against them for not taking any action against the illegal constructions around the Golden Temple.

May 29, 2015, 20:54 PM IST

Legislature clears bill to give cover to illegal buildings in J&K

Going against the directives of Supreme Court and J-K High Court, the state government on Wednesday went ahead to give temporary legal cover to illegal buildings and structures through the passage of a bill in the legislature.

Feb 26, 2014, 22:56 PM IST

Himachal govt brings bill to regularise illegal buildings

The Himachal Pradesh government on Wednesday introduced in the state Assembly a bill for regularisation of unauthorised buildings, under which the violators can get their illegal constructions regularised by paying a fee.

Feb 19, 2014, 19:07 PM IST

Ganesh Naik raps Cidco staff for acting against select illegal buildings

Thane guardian minister Ganesh Naik seems to be unhappy with the way the unauthorised constructions department of the City and Industrial Development Corporation (Cidco) is functioning.

Sep 06, 2013, 12:29 PM IST

CM assures sympathetic view of residents of illegal buildings in Maharashtra

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has assured to take a "sympathetic view" of those who will be displaced during the ongoing drive of razing dangerous and unauthorised structures in Thane district.

Apr 20, 2013, 00:17 AM IST

HC wants to know "factual position" on Thane illegal buildings

Bombay High Court on Thursday issued directives to the Maharashtra government, Thane Zilla Parishad and planning agencies Cidco, MMRDA and MIDC.

Apr 18, 2013, 19:24 PM IST

Govt approves bill to prevent sealing of `illegal` buildings

Aimed at preventing sealing and
demolition of a large number of unauthorised structures in
Delhi, the Union Cabinet approved a Bill in this regard
to be introduced in Parliament.

Mar 15, 2011, 21:28 PM IST

CIC slams MCD for safeguarding illegal buildings

The CIC has lambasted MCD
officials for protecting "unauthorised construction" and colluding with builders by withholding information on them
while issuing show cause notices to three engineers of the
civic body.

Dec 24, 2009, 21:37 PM IST