Supreme Court: Take action against officials responsible for illegal constructions

The Supreme Court today suggested that the Himachal Pradesh government should take action against those officials who were posted in Kasauli when illegal constructions came up there and sought their names and designations. The apex court also asked the state what action it has taken against those officials who were responsible for the unauthorised constructions […]

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Regularisation of illegal constructions regrettable: SC

The Supreme Court has expressed concern over illegal constructions coming up in cities and said it is ‘regrettable’ that government authorities are regularising them. A bench of justices G S Singhvi and S J Mukhopadhaya said that the government authorities have ‘miserably’ failed to perform their duties in implementing municipal laws for planned development of […]

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Gujarat HC seeks explanation over encroachment on historical site

The Gujarat High Court today issued notices to the state archaeology department as well as the municipal authorities here and sought explanation on why all encroachments around the historical and archaeological sites in the city should not be demolished immediately. Managing Trustee of Isan Malik Namaji Committee, Amjad Hussain Shaikh has filed a petition objecting […]

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