No rehabilitation plan, thousands fear becoming homeless in Aravalis – ET RealEstate

FARIDABAD: Holding her daughter’s wedding card, Shameena (35) stares at a wall of her house in Lakkarpur-Khori village. The wedding is on June 11 and their relatives from Bihar have started arriving. But Shameena is not sure if the wedding will happen. Local authorities have started making announcements on loudspeakers asking residents to vacate their […]

About 50 farmhouses in Raisina forest area get notices – ET RealEstate

GURUGRAM: The municipal council in Sohna on Friday sent show-cause notices to 50 farmhouses in Raisina eco-sensitive area of Aravali. Council officials said that they will be sending out 150 such notices before carrying out a demolition drive in the area. A drive was carried out on February 18 in which 15 structures were demolished. […]

Six months after NGT order, bulldozers move into Raisina farmhouse colony – ET RealEstate

File photo GURUGRAM: A team from the Municipal Council of Sohna on Wednesday razed 15 unauthorised structures at Ansals Aravali Retreat in Raisina. This is the first such demolition drive in the area. The move comes after the National Green Tribunal (NGT) had in August directed the Haryana government to restore ‘forest’ in Raisina hills […]

Raisina farmhouses under scanner for CLU and building plan approvals – ET RealEstate

File photo GURUGRAM: Farmhouses in Raisina and other parts of Sohna in the Aravalis, which were constructed after 2015 when Sohna was incorporated into the municipal area, are under scrutiny for violations similar to those at Bandhwari. Along with the farmhouses, several adventure parks and other commercial structures have come up in this area but […]

Gurugram: Razed Aravali farmhouses had jacuzzis, lounges – ET RealEstate

File photo GURUGRAM: Lush green lawns, badminton courts, jacuzzis, open gyms and lounges, the government team bringing down illegal farmhouses in the Bandhwari area for the last three days discovered that the two biggest premises, which they took the bulldozers to on Friday, were also the most luxuriously appointed. Built across two levels, they had […]

Land registries of illegal farmhouses in Aravali done before construction – ET RealEstate

File photo GURUGRAM: Most farmhouse owners managed to get land registries done before the illegal construction of their properties began over 40 acres of land in the protected Aravali areas of Bandhwari, where an entire hill was flattened to build an approach road. This once again brings the focus on local tehsil offices, which are […]

Eight illegal farmhouses in Aravalis demolished – ET RealEstate

File photo GURUGRAM: Barely 24 hours after issuing notices to the developers of 50 illegal farmhouses in the Bandhwari area of the Aravalis, authorities on Wednesday razed eight such properties. The remaining farmhouses, which are at different stages of construction, will be demolished on Thursday, officials said. The action by the department of town & […]