Local Residents Oppose allotment of Park for Group Housing in Jaipur

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Ashish GaurLand Conflict Watch

Last updated on

February 8, 2021

Location of Conflict

Jaipur

Jaipur

Reason or Cause of Conflict

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People Affected by Conflict

4800

Land Area Affected (in Hectares)

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Starting Year

2017

State

Rajasthan

Sector

Infrastructure

Vidhyadhar Nagar sector-4 is a prime location in Jaipur. The conflict is on 1400 sq meters where a park is existing and maintained by Jaipur Municipal Corporation. In July 2017, Jaipur Development Authority allotted the land to two group housing societies for the purpose of plotting. This move was opposed by the local residents. They say that it was the only park for the people living in 26 colonies nearby. Local corporator Dinesh Kanwat said that the land is reserved for park and is the only park for 26 colonies. Jaipur Municipal Corporation maintains the park. On the other hand, JDA commissioner claimed that it is a JDA's reserved land and it was allotted to two housing societies as per the rules.

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Urban

Type of Land

Common

Type of Common Land

Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

Total investment involved (in Crores):

8

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Government Departments Involved in the Conflict:

Jaipur Development Authority, Mayur Housing Society, Jaipur Municipal Corporation

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Documented By

Ashish Gaur

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Ashish Gaur

Updated By

Ashish Gaur

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