No FIR towards coloniser regardless of Amritsar MC chief, MTP’s name for authorized motion
Amritsar, September 20
Residents of Swiss Metropolis Colony are compelled to dwell in pitiable circumstances as a result of failure of the coloniser to offer fundamental facilities to the inhabitants of the colony.
Regardless of suggestions of the civic authorities, the police did not register an FIR towards the coloniser recognized as Sarabjit Singh Gumtala, managing director, Swiss Metropolis Builders and Colonisers Pvt Restricted. They alleged that the police was not taking any motion towards him on account of his alleged ‘proximity’ with distinguished leaders of the present dispensation. Ajit Singh and Omkar Sharma are the opposite administrators of the agency.
Residents mentioned Gumtala was sanctioned the licence from PUDA to develop 9.42 acres of land close to Mahal village adjoining bypass between Ajnala Highway and Ram Tirath Highway, Amritsar, for a residential colony named ‘Swiss Metropolis’. The colonisers have been imagined to develop the colony as per format plan submitted by them agreeing to fulfil all circumstances of City Growth Act 1976, Punjab Condo and Property Act 1995.
They alleged mentioned the colonisers turned a blind eye in the direction of the issues of town. Gumtala failed to hold out any growth works, together with laying of water and sewerage strains, road lighting and electrical energy strains, provision of college and hospital and many others. They identified that the developer was required to finish the event works and get no-objection-certificate (NOC) from the PSPCL and the PWD earlier than submitting the colony to the Municipal Company.
“The residents have spent their hard-earned cash to buy the plots and construct homes. The market has not been developed, sewers are choked and streetlights are in a nasty situation. For the reason that coloniser has not taken NOC from the authorities because of this it isn’t attainable to legally take the common electrical energy connection from the PSPCL,” mentioned a resident.
“As per the licencing letter they have been required to finish the event works by March 2009. Nevertheless, the colonisers received extension and offered out a lot of the plots. Later, he didn’t give two hoots about finishing up growth works. In actual fact, the agency even didn’t renew its licence and financial institution ensures which lapsed in 2015,” mentioned one other resident.
The Municipal Company (MC) authorities wrote a number of letters to the colonisers to resume the licence, financial institution ensures and fulfil the promised circumstances however Gumtala and his associates didn’t pay any heed. They alleged Gumtala carved different two unapproved on the agricultural land adjoining Swiss Metropolis. They alleged he received one other agency within the title of his family for creating extra colonies after approval from the Amritsar growth authority.
Not too long ago, MC Commissioner has ordered registering of an FIR towards Gumtala. The MTP, Amritsar, wrote twice (in April after which in July) to the police to register an FIR towards the coloniser for violation of Punjab Condo and Property Regulation Act and Modification Act 2014.
Regardless of repeated makes an attempt, Gumtala couldn’t be contacted for his feedback.