Feb 1 2016 | India Opportunities

Maharashtra government eyeing salt pan lands for mass housing

To undertake mass housing and achieve the objective of ‘housing for all by 2022’, the government of Maharashtra is considering plans for the development of Mumbai salt pans. The Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) is likely to propose to the Centre to buy part of its salt pan land. The aim is to rehabilitate slum dwellers, at the prevailing ready reckoner rate. The techno-commercial feasibility is on and the reported will be presented soon.