High Court takes serious note of illegal constructions

The Hindu | Feb 28, 2020 at 7:11 PM
  • It directed the government counsel to furnish a list of all writ petitions and PIL pleas related to encroachment of government lands, illegal occupation of ponds and lakes along with buildings erected without permissions.
  • The bench instructed HC Registry to tag all such writ petitions and PIL petitions together for final adjudication.
  • The way the State government is issuing different orders every five years over building permissions is also encouraging builders to regularise the structures they had built illegally, the bench remarked.