Public suggestions to be heard by board on July 2-3, says DDA

Experts welcome the move as a step in the right direction but say clarity required on how the urban body intends to integrate functions of other government departments

Public suggestions and objections on DDA's land pooling policy, which is expected to meet the residential needs of about 95 lakh people besides stimulating economic growth, will be put before the authority's Board of Enquiry and Hearing on July 2-3, an official statement has said. More

land pooling policy in July

The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) on Wednesday said that a public hearing on the land pooling policy will be conducted on July 2 and 3. The urban body had issued public notices in January inviting all stakeholders to give objections and suggestions within a period of 45 days. “Individual hearing of the persons who have filed their objections, suggestions, observations and views will be held on July 2 and 3, before the Board of Enquiry and Hearing,” the DDA said in a statement. Through ...

Land pooling policy ready and “board of hearing” to be held by month-end: DDA VC

Under the policy, agencies will develop infrastructure on the pooled land and return a portion of the plot to the farmer who can execute housing projects with the help of private builders.

Delhi Development Authority vice-chairman Udai Pratap Singh has said the land pooling policy was ready and "board of hearing" would be held by month-end. "Hopefully by July-end, the policy on land pool will be submitted to the ministry which will notify it," he told reporters at a ...