UDD issues notice forbidding construction for the next four months

Gangtok, 27 May: The Urban Development Department of Sikkim has issued a notice informing the general public of Sikkim that construction involving earth excavation works shall not be allowed with effect from 1st June 2020 – 30th September 2020 due to the start of the monsoon season. It is stated that anyone found carrying out […] The post UDD issues notice forbidding construction for the next four months appeared first on The Sikkim Chronicle - Sikkim News.

UDD issues notice forbidding construction for the next four months

Gangtok, 27 May: The Urban Development Department of Sikkim has issued a notice informing the general public of Sikkim that construction involving earth excavation works shall not be allowed with effect from 1st June 2020 – 30th September 2020 due to the start of the monsoon season.

It is stated that anyone found carrying out these activities shall be penalized under the relevant clause of the Sikkim Allotment of House Sites and Construction of Building (Regulation and Control) Act 1985, as amended in 2000. Additionally, they will be solely responsible for any loss of life and property if they undertake any unauthorized excavation/construction. 

Any building material left on the roads by careless owners or construction workers will be seized and auctioned by the UDD and action will be taken against those who flout the aforementioned rules. 

The post UDD issues notice forbidding construction for the next four months appeared first on The Sikkim Chronicle - Sikkim News.