Bowing to the demand of the Punjab Colonisers and Property Dealers Association and other stakeholders, the Punjab Government has extended date for submission of packages for regularisation of unlicensed/illegal colonies to June 30. The revised policy introduced via the government on October 19, 2018, had expired after a stipulated period of 4 months on February 18, 2019. In view of the truth that the policy in its present shape had failed to entice developers as only 225 programs have been acquired from out of 1,920 identified illegal colonies beneath the jurisdiction of the Greater Ludhiana Area Development Authority (GLADA), the authorities universal some demands put forth through builders in a series of meetings convened by Punjab Housing and Urban Development Minister Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa and senior officers of the department with them.
Welcoming choice of the authorities to increase coverage for any other 4 months, Kultar Singh Jogi and GS Lamba, president and trendy secretary, respectively, of the Punjab Colonisers and Property Dealers Association, stated the authorities had now determined that in addition to online submission of programs (for regularisation of colonies) these would be conventional manually at sea kendras, specific branches of HDFC Bank and offices of the improvement authorities concerned. The demand of developers for the reputation of applications in a single set in place of 8 units as sought earlier turned into also various and directions issued to the equipped government on this regard, said Lamba.
Developers, many of whom aren’t laptop literate, may also be able to add a couple of software from unmarried email ID,” he delivered. According to Lamba, the demand of belongings developers concerning supply of strength to the problem ‘no objection certificates’ (NOC) to the Chief Administrator of the development authority in the region of Estate Officer, became discussed at the period. The government’s stand that this had been achieved as per provisions laid down in the Punjab Laws (Special Provisions) for Regularisation of Unauthorised Colonies Act 2018 changed into favorite via builders, he stated. Some different issues related to the policy together with parity in improvement expenses for colonies positioned inside and out of doors the metropolis limits, waiver of interest on unpaid dues below preceding rules and formation of a nation assets board to bridge the distance between the stakeholders and the regulatory our bodies had also been being addressed via the authorities, he added.