The ministry said in a statement that after seeing the impact star rating certification has made to improve on-ground waste management scenario of the cities, the release of funds has been made conditional, subject to an urban local body (ULB) achieving at least 1-star certification.
Economic Affairs Secretary Ajay Seth and senior officials of these two ministries were present in the meeting.
The affordable housing rental complex (AHRC) scheme acknowledges the needs of mobile workers who spend short periods of time in the city and do not seek permanent housing. Applying what we know about migrant work and the development sector will help India to realise AHRC's potential.
The decision was taken during the National Conference with States on Logistics on Tuesday to initiate a consultative and collaborative framework for the central and state governments to work in a coordinated manner in the logistic sector.
Wearing of face mask will be mandatory for all passengers and staff. Metro rail corporations to make arrangements for supply of masks on payment basis to the persons arriving without a mask.
The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs told a bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan that under the Central Government General Pool Residential Accommodation (CGGPRA) Rules 2017 every public servant seeking government housing needs to disclose whether they or any of their family members own a home at the place of duty.
"Due to COVID-19, the work of ongoing real estate projects has halted," the PMO said in response to a petition by Samachar Foundation Director B N Kumar.
HUDCO is a policy institution that provides housing finance and non-commercial urban infrastructure financing. It is regulated by the National Housing Bank (NHB) and is under the administrative control of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs.
Acting on the central advisory, Rajasthan Real Estate Regulatory Authority extends deadline for projects by a year.
All states, including West Bengal, have already given their commitment by signing an MoU from PMAY-U under which in the event the Centre comes up with the Model Tenancy Act, the states would either have to enact the same Act or align it with their existing rental laws
Gurgaon has been ranked 88 and Ghaziabad 46. Kolkata was not part of the report.
All 4041 cities and towns of the country will be rated and ranked on the basis of many factors of sanitation and hygiene, by the surveyors.
The construction of houses entails an investment of Rs 31,003 crore. The central assistance will be to the tune of Rs 8,107 crore, the release said.
Delhi Metro ridership will go up provided there is safety, reliability and predictability, said Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs.
Hardeep Singh Puri has served in Brazil, Japan and UK and was India’s representative to the UN under UPA. He joined BJP in 2014.