The state government has identified over 100 unauthorized buildings in Bhubaneswar for demolition, housing and urban development minister Raghunath Mohanty told the state assembly on Wednesday. The minister said the government has so far identified 530 buildings and apartments in the state capital, which violated the BDA norms. Officer on special duty (OSD) to BDA has lodged cases against the violators, he added.
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The onslaught of unprecedented urbanisation is taking a toll on infrastructure development. Many new housing projects coming up along major roads are creating difficulties for laying smaller connecting roads for plots away from the main road. To check such unplanned growth, the Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) is formulating a policy wherein it will become mandatory for real-estate developers to produce a no-objection certificate (NOC) issued by the authority before launching any new housing scheme along major roads in the city.