Hyderabad: The Telangana government has identified 399.31 acres of land spread across 97 locations in Greater Hyderabad for the construction of double bed room houses for weaker sections.
This was disclosed during the Convergence Meeting held on Monday and attended by top officials of major department. During the meeting, tenders have been finalised for 46 identified locations involving 67.94 acres of land. The District collectors have been asked to expedite pending land transfers.
It was also decided that the Convergence meetings will be held twice instead of once in mon-th a from this month onwards till the end of monsoon season.
With regard to water supply, it was informed that 1,200 km have been dug up so far for laying water supply lines under HUDCO project in perip-heral circles and about 300 km have been already restored. Circle-wise plan is prepared to restore 700 km by this month end....