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.
Saying that Adarsh Housing Society
had brazenly violated the law, the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests ruled out the possibility of regularizing the 31-storey building, at a hearing before the Bombay High Court.
Under attack from the Opposition
over the anti-encroachment drive and its aftermath, the
Jharkhand government today passed an ordinance, paving the way
for regularisation of unauthorised constructions.
The Bombay High Court on Thursday directed
the state government to ask all the municipal corporations in
the state to publish names of the developers who have sought
regularisation of unauthorised structures, in newspapers.
Gujarat High court has ruled that a labour court has no jurisdiction to direct regularization of a person`s service if that person is recruited without a selection process in a local authority or public body.
About 700 people agitating under the
banner of the District Rural Development Agency (DRDA), an
apex body of MNREGA workforce, today staged demonstration here
seeking implementation of their five-point demand.