If the state authorities approves the Thane Municipal Company’s proposal, not solely these dwelling within the authorized framework but in addition residents of unlawful buildings will get free homes underneath the cluster improvement scheme.

Below the scheme, residents dwelling in harmful buildings might be supplied free homes as much as 300 sq. ft. These dwelling in unlawful buildings, together with slum dwellers, needed to pay 25 per cent of the development price of the home.

The TMC has despatched a proposal to the state requesting to supply free homes as much as 300 sq. ft to these dwelling in unlawful constructions and slums.

On Thursday, the Chief Minister issued the ultimate notification of the Cluster Growth Plan which can pave the best way for the implementation of the scheme in Thane.

Thane Guardian Minister Eknath Shinde mentioned, “The Chief Minister on Thursday issued the notification for the cluster improvement scheme in Thane. This scheme will give free homes to these dwelling in harmful constructions, which can save hundreds of lives.

Final month, the Excessive Court docket lifted the keep on the cluster scheme after which the chief minister took the challenge ahead in Thane.

The scheme will pave the best way for 10,000 new buildings and 1.25 lakh new homes within the metropolis. It will end in an funding of Rs 5,000 crore to Rs 10,000 crore within the metropolis.

A civic official, requesting anonymity, mentioned, “The cluster scheme entails deliberate improvement of an space of ​​a couple of hectare. Below this scheme, these dwelling in harmful constructions and slums will get free homes.

“Individuals dwelling in unlawful buildings are usually not eligible without spending a dime homes and must pay 25 per cent of the development price. The variety of individuals dwelling in unlawful constructions is way greater than these dwelling in authorized homes. So, we proposed to the state to supply free homes as much as 300 sq. ft to those individuals. If the home is greater than 300 sq. ft, they must pay 25 per cent building price for every slab,” he mentioned.

He mentioned the proposal remains to be pending with the state and might be carried out solely after approval. The residents offering lodging within the cluster scheme might be unable to bear the upkeep price of the constructing.

“We have been going to offer 25 % to individuals dwelling in teams to make use of as upkeep for his or her buildings. A discount of 25 per cent on this will have an effect on the upkeep price. We might have to chop the quantity of upkeep quantity supplied to the residents or they must pay for the upkeep themselves,” the official mentioned.

Greater than 80 % of the properties within the metropolis are unlawful. “The ultimate resolution is dependent upon the approval of the state. There may even be a cut-off yr in order that no extra unlawful building is inspired within the metropolis,” the official mentioned.

Based on the TMC survey, 14,14,822 sq. meters are occupied by unlawful constructions.


metropolis ​​limits

128.23 sq km: Geographical space of ​​Thane

2011-18.19 lakh: Inhabitants of Thane metropolis as per census

34 Lakhs: Estimated Thane Metropolis Inhabitants in 2031

9.80 lakh: Slum inhabitants, which incorporates 252 slum clusters

45,000: Occupied Buildings

1,31,939: Unauthorized buildings

2,24,687: Slums in Thane

in regards to the plan

The cluster improvement scheme will construct 1.25 lakh homes in Thane. 5000 to 10000 crore funding may even come within the metropolis from this scheme, these homes might be constructed in phases. Previous and unlawful buildings in Naupada, Mumbra, Wagle areas might be cleared and deliberate improvement of the complete space might be achieved. It will change the face of town.

Eight teams have been recognized

Kisan Nagar 1

Kisan Nagar 2


Manisha Nagar

Mumbra Anand Koliwada

Mumbra Bombay Colony

Kausa Cemetery

Shankar Mandir

Want for Cluster Growth in Thane

• Because of fast industrialization and migration from Mumbai and different components of the state since 1960, there was a gradual improve within the demand for reasonably priced housing in Thane.

• Lack of reasonably priced housing and stringent building legal guidelines led to an inflow of unlawful constructions

• These constructions have been unplanned and of poor high quality

• They lacked infrastructure, open areas and street networks

• Greater than 150 individuals have died within the constructing collapse

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