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Gujarat Town Planning and Urban Development Act, 1976

Town Planning

Background – Gujarat Town Planning and Urban Development Act a pioneer act of planned urban development in India For the process of Town Planning in India, the Bombay Town Planning Act, 1915 was first introduced in India. Concerning with the matters of urban development, the Act empowered local authorities for controlled land use and development.

MGNREGA

What is MGNREGA or Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act MGNREGA or Mahatma Gandhi national rural employment guarantee Act 2005  is an act to provide legal guarantee of 100 working days of wage employment to every rural household whose adult members volunteer to do unskilled manual work in every financial year. Under MNREGA the members

Slum Areas improvement and clearance Act

The Slum Areas (improvement and clearance) Act, 1956

The Slum Areas improvement and clearance Act 1956 The act focuses on improvement and clearance of slum areas in certain Union Territories and protection of tenants in such areas from eviction. Apart from this identification and notification of slum areas, slum improvement area & declaration of slum clearance area. Description of Slum Under this act