VUDA caution on unauthorised layouts

VISAKHAPATNAM, FEB 26. The Visakhapatnam Urban Development Authority(VUDA) has cautioned the people against purchasing plots in unauthorised layouts and losing their hard earned money.

In a press statement here today, the Chief Urban Planner, said that it came to the notice of VUDA that Somi Estates and Housing Private Limited was selling plots in the lands adjacent to the approved layout (BLP No 15/2003 in S.No 99/2p of Vellanki Peddipalem village by allegedly altering the approved layout boundary.

Separate action is being initiated against real estate company for altering the approved layout boundary. He cautioned people not to resort to such transactions in the above layout. He appealed to people not to purchase plots for which final layout was not approved by VUDA. They should demand the promoters to produce L.P. No before purchasing any plot.

They should be wary of unauthorised layout developers who are out to cheat them. The VUDA will lodge criminal cases against unauthorised layout developers or individuals who are selling plots in the layouts without final approval. Information regarding approval details of layouts can be had in person or on phone by contacting Chief Urban Planner/Planning Officer/Assistant Planning Officer in the planning section (telephone 2754133).