11 properties de-sealed in rural villages: SDMC
SDMC has de-sealed 11 properties in rural villages, extended ‘abadi’ areas and unauthorised colonies, as per the guidelines of the Delhi Special <g data-gr-id="13">Bye Laws</g> Act, 2014 of the Urban Development Ministry.
Chairman of South Delhi Municipal Corporation’s Standing Committee, <g data-gr-id="18">Radhay</g> Shyam Sharma on Tuesday said that SDMC is the “first” civic body, which has taken this initiative and tried to give relief to the citizens, who are living in such areas and engaged in professional or commercial activities.
He said that as per the Act, relief has been given to colonies which were built before June 2, 2014, without the approval of layout plan due to <g data-gr-id="16">absence</g> of rules.
He further said that this exemption will be given <g data-gr-id="11">upto</g> December 2017, or before the implementation of
the new Act or rules.