DDA: Authority plans to introduce Digitized Layout Plans


DDA i.e. the Delhi Development Authority is likely to offer digital layout plans soon in the national capital and this will be a relief to the residents as they no longer require standing in queues to get their building plan sanctioned.

The authority has a proposal in the pipeline that includes digitization of building layouts along with those lying with all civic bodies in Delhi.

Prior to this, scanned copies of the records were provided to the citizens on request but this didn’t ease the burden of the civic bodies entirely. But, now the idea is to make the layout plan sanction online and this will be connected with GIS [Geographic Information System] platform. GIS will work similar to Google Maps while allowing the users to view the details along with the facility to add information.

A senior DDA official said that the authority’s portal will display the land use plan of every particular area that is integrated with land and property information system. The official also informed that all plots will have a unique ID and the digitization process is expected to be completed in 18 months.

A week ago, DDA gave nod to build an ecological park and a spor

DDA: Authority plans to introduce Digitized Layout Plans

ts centre in Badarpur and Shastri Park areas. The go-ahead on these proposals was given in a meeting headed by Lt Governor Anil Baijal and DDA chairman recently.