Kharghar Golf course charges-Golf course is now open

A tentative list of facilities and charges has been released by CIDCO for the Kharghar golf course. The course was opened on 23 Dec 2012. Facilities Timings Par Length Charge *Weekends 11 Holes Summer 6:30 am to 4 pm 4552 Yards 1 round : Rs 750 Club House Winter 7:00 am to 3:30 pm Area…

How to ascertain legality of out of town projects-weekend homes-agricultural land in Maharashtra?

There has been flood of offers by builders recently, offering weekend homes/farm houses/villas etc situated outside city limits but within a couple of hours driving distance from the city.Though the prices are cheap compared to city living, the main deterrence/worry is the legal status of the land in question. How does one verify whether the…

Mhada Repair Scam

Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (Mhada) officials and private contractors are hand-in-glove in a Rs100-crore scam concerning repairing tenders of cessed buildings, a Right to Information Act (RTI) query has revealed. Contractors try to grab the tenders by quoting prices as less as 80% to 90% below the estimated cost of repair. However, once…