Category: Major Developments

Flat Owners to Bear Cost of Security

Under the proposed public safety act, owners of residential multi-storeyed buildings (MSBs) and gated communities (people living in residences equipped with gates to monitor people walking, those going by auto-mobiles and bicycles) will have to install security measures at their cost in the apartments.

Srinagar Colony Road Declared a Commercial One

The municipal administration and urban development (MA&UD) department of state government has given a GO (MS No. 51) declaring Srinagar Colony main road a commercial road, ‘Category B’. The road is 1.42 km long and extends from from Satya Sai…

No Hike in Property Tax for Hyderabadis

The government has approved the GHMC budget for 2013-14 without any hike in property tax rates. With no hike in property taxes, property tax on buildings including those of state and union governments, is likely to bring Rs 950 crore…

GHMC Drags Tax Defaulters to Street

The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has displayed the names of top property tax defaulters at public places on big boards along with their property tax index number, locality name, door name and how much tax they owe to GHMC.…

Avoid Buying Flat at Manikonda in Hyderabad

The Uplokayuktha of AP has advised the public against purchasing flats at Manikonda and to exercise extreme care while doing so. According to the official, in the panchayat where Manikonda is located, permissions have been granted for building two floors…

HMDA’s Master Plan-2031 Approved by Government

The Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority’s (HMDA) master plan, proposed during May 2011, finally got approved by the state government in the last week of January. According to the sources, the Metropolitan Development Plan (MDP)-2031 covers about 5,965 sq.km of area…

AP Government Announces New Sand Policy

The state government finally came up with new sand policy which according to sources will be implemented as soon as possible on an experimental basis for one year. As per the new sand policy, allotment of sand reaches to the…