States should follow MP in implementation of RERA Act: Puri

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 15 May 2018 10:00:37



Staff Reporter

UNION Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri praised Madhya Pradesh for effective implementation of RERA Act. He mentioned that the other States of the country should follow working system of Madhya Pradesh. Puri said this during the first meeting of the Central Advisory Council held at New Delhi, formed by the Union Government for implementation of RERA Act. Chairmen of 5 States and Secretaries of Housing and Urban Affairs, Revenue, Legal Affairs, Consumer Protection and Company Affairs participated specially in the meeting.

Union Minister Puri has said that the Government of India has implemented the RERA Act with the basic concept to protect the interest of real estate consumers and to create a clean and healthy atmosphere for real estate business. He stated that a single window system should be developed to ensure completion of real estate projects within the time limit. Puri also appreciated efforts made by Madhya Pradesh Real Estate Regulatory Authority.

Chairman of Madhya Pradesh RERA Antony De Sa suggested some amendments to make the Act effective for ground implementation. By acknowledging the amendments, council has given directives to form a sub-committee for its implementation. Along with this, a decision to form council at regional-level, to make the RERA Act more effective was taken in the meeting. Representatives of CREDAI, apex body of Private Real Estate Developers Association, Chairmen of NAREDCO and members of organisations connected to consumer and real estate agents also took part in the meeting.