#RealtyNewsRoundup: BMC To Survey All Mumbai Properties
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will survey all properties to widen its tax net and check illegal construction in Mumbai. The BMC will use the light detection and ranging technology and the video recording technology to survey properties. Other civic authorities also will have access to this data. Read more.
The Bilaspur Municipal Corporation passed a smart city proposal worth Rs 4,500 crore in the general body meeting of the mayor-in-council. While the Congress opposed the decision, the BJP supported it. Read more.
Kathputli Colony residents protested outside the Raj Niwas because the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) did not deliver flats. Two years ago, the DDA had shifted those living in the colony to a temporary camp, promising that they would be rehabilitated. Read more.
The Union Cabinet approved the Model Shops & Establishments Act. This may allow shops, restaurants, malls, movie theatres and other establishments to be open 24 hours, throughout the year, in all Indian cities. The Act, however, does not apply to factories, manufacturing outlets, banks and insurance companies. Read more.