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Unauthorized Colonies

Digging deeper into “Unauthorised Colonies” in Delhi

Exploring the term “unauthorised” IN spite of being divulged as “unauthorised”- Is it really necessary to dig up the concept of “unauthorised colonies”? However, the power of tagging it as unauthorised is vested upon the government bodies. In regards to the Capital city, Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has listed hundreds of colonies as unauthorised since …

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Factors responsible for Increase in Unauthorized Colonies

What are Unauthorised Colonies as per Delhi Development Authority (DDA)

Concept of Unauthorized Colonies Sweltering weather, barren roads with no sign of political campaigning. This is the first look that a visitor gets while visiting the Bhalaswa Dairy, a cluster of unauthorised colonies in the North West Delhi Lok Sabha Constituency. (Kaushal, 2019) .The Ghadauli Extension in North Delhi, a place where the government gave …

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Safeguarding Migrant Labourers COVID 19

Suggested Strategies for Safeguarding Migrant Labourers COVID 19

Abstract: This article reviews the recent topic we have been listening every now and while, the COVID-19 pandemic, which has already infected almost 170,000 people in 148 countries, resulting in more than 6,500 deaths1. The estimates of the NCEUS (National Commission for Enterprises in the Un-organised Sector) were based on the 2001 Census that placed India’s …

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Migrant Labour

Migrant Inclusive Planning Interventions | Problems, Failure & Strategies

Migration for work is an inescapable reality in India. Approximately 120 million people are estimated to migrate from rural areas to urban labour markets, industries, and farms in search of employment. Migration has become essential for people from regions that face frequent shortages of rainfall or suffer floods or socially backward areas. Poverty, lack of …

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Unauthorized Colonies

What are Unauthorised Colonies? | Categories, Reasons of Formation, Problems Faced

The word Unauthorized means- not having official approval or permission. Unauthorized/ Unapproved/Illegal layouts or colonies in India started emerging soon after the partition of the country back in 1947, when a large influx of refugees migrated from Pakistan and settled in various cities. Inability of the government to accommodate such huge housing demand in the …

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Kathputli colony

The Case of Kathputli colony: The Entry Point to In Situ Slum Rehabilitation in Delhi

God is the one who oversees humans, who have a soul and life in them, in the same way a Puppeteer oversees puppets and blows life into them, making him a God of one sort. In an interview to the students of School and Planning and Architecture, Delhi a resident of the famous Kathputli colony …

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Importance of Greenfield development

Greenfield development refers to the process of a new structure or a building construction on a piece of land that has never undergone any progress. There are several benefits of developing anything on the Greenfield. These types of sites are mostly underdeveloped areas outside or within a locality. They are typically situated on agricultural land. …

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