Soon, new construction rules for flood-free city
NAGPUR: To better plan construction in low-lying areas and be prepared for a Chennai-ennai-like deluge, builders will soon have to submit a contour map — that shows the height of an area above sea level — while seeking permission for their projects.
CM Devendra Fadnavis made the announcement at the ongoing Assembly session at Nagpur, following a debate on a private bill moved by Bandra legislator Ashish Shelar. The CM said the BMC willw make changes in the Development Control Regulations to make it mandatory for developers to submit contour maps.
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