The Government has recommended the regularization of 22 un-authorized colonies after recommendations of sub-committee constituted under Chairmanship of Commissioner Secretary Housing and Urban Development department.
The information was given by the Minister for Urban Development and Urban Local Bodies, Nawang Rigzin Jora Thursday while replying to a question by Devinder Singh Rana in Legislative Council.
The Minister further said that the Committee was constituted by the Government vide Government Order No. 1035/GAD of 2012 to examine the issues relating to the regularization of un-authorized colonies under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary. He said to facilitate the Committee a sub-committee under chairmanship of Commissioner Secretary Housing Urban Development Department was constituted and details included survey list of 22 proposed colonies were submitted.
Jora further said that some legislators had reservations in respect of leftover areas of these colonies both at Jammu and Srinagar and it was decided that the survey of leftover areas be also conducted by SDA/JDA and Municipal Corporations of Jammu and Srinagar in consultation with the legislators.