Tag: Maharashtra


Maharashtra: Property tax records, UIDAI to be linked

Property tax records are to be linked with Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) data to serve as a business intelligence tool and define property ownership, said senior information technology ( IT) officials of the Maharashtra government. The officials said UIDAI data would be linked with the property tax system of urban local bodies beginning […]

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Maharashtra to put up 3,000 affordable flats on sale in 2014

The Maharashtra Housing Area Development Authority (MHADA) will put up 3,000 houses on sale in 2014. Some 2,000 houses are located at Virar-Boinj and Vengurla in Konkan and the remaining 1,000 houses in various parts of Mumbai. We are in the process of completing these houses, said MHADA board Vice President Satis Gavai. However, Gavai […]

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Maharashtra issues notices to mineral water bottling plants

Maharashtra has issued notices to 10 mineral water firms and bottling plants that were supplying bottled water without being registered with the Food and Drug Administration. The states WaterA?Supply and Sanitation minister Laxman Dhoble said the state has 23 bottling plants, of which 13 are registered. The notices were issued under section 36(3)(C) of the […]

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Watchdog needed to look into public transport fares,says Prithviraj Chavan

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has stressed on the need to establish a regulatory authority to look after the transport infrastructure projects being taken up in Maharashtra. Chavan said, There should be a regulatory authority or body in the state which should look after the fares of the transport infrastructure projects so the project delays, […]

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Maharashtra plans one lakh affordable homes by 2018

The Maharashtra government plans to construct at least 1lakh affordable homes by 2018. The government has decided to scrap the rental housing scheme and replace it with the affordable housing scheme. The government had earlier planned to construct nearly 5 lakh homes in Mumbai and its surrounding areas for renting them to those who could […]

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MahaGov Cloud to speed up services

The Maharashtra government is in the process of implementing cloud computing solutions through MahaGov Cloud. The state government will provide cloud-based services to state departments and corporations in partnership with companies such asA?VMware andA?Microsoft . State departments hosting their applications on the MahaGov Cloud will make possible better management of the states IT infrastructure, and […]

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Maharashtra: Potential builders for slum rehabilitation projects to be scrutinised

Maharashtras Minister of State for HousingA?Sachin Ahir said the government is proposing a mechanism by which the credentials of a builder applying for a Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) project will be scrutinised. This will be done to stop trading of the letter of intent (LoI) secured by builders in slum schemes. ‘Evaluation of Annexure 3’, […]

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Maharashtra: Rs 37.38 crore MoU to develop eco-tourism in Vidarbha

The Maharashtra government has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) worth Rs 37.38 crore with the Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation and the state Forest Development Corporation for development and promotion of eco-tourism projects in the Vidarbha region. Maharashtra Public Works and Tourism MinisterA? Chhagan Bhujbal, said that the central government has already released half of […]

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