Get a copy of the Town Country Planning Act of your State.
Get copy of Muncipality Act applicable to your town.
Then proceed with those acts.
On 10/16/11, Rajesh A. Pandey <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Dear Friends @ Hum Janenge,
> I am using this forum for the first time to seek help & guidance from all of
> you for a small issue that touches the lives of around 450 Families in a
> small but growing town called Thane in Maharashtra.
> We live in housing complex of 13 buildings in the outskirts of Thane city
> near Upvan Lake. For approximately 3500 residents & adjoining
> settlements/gaonthan, we do not have a designated park or an open designated
> We have an open space surrounded by our buildings designated as "Land for
> Displaced" with an area of around 3000 Sq. Meters in government records.
> This space has been slowly encroached by local shanties & a local builder
> has kept his men on the land.
> However major portion of the land is still open & we want to use this as
> public play ground or convert it into a park for which the apex body is
> ready to contribute. Currently we are maintaining the remaining open space
> as a small ground.
> I want to know:
> 1. How can we get rid of the encroachment using the RTI?
> 2. Can we use RTI to convert the reservation on the land from Resettlement
> for Displaced to Green Zone?
> 3. How can we force the local body which is Thane Municipal Council to
> atleast clear whatever is available & create a boundary around the space?
> Need Help!!!
> Warm regards,
> Rajesh A. Pandey
> Thane, Maharashtra,
> # +91-9833377777
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