Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) circulated, that any commercial construction or development is here by banned within the 100 meters of Rawalpindi Ring Road. As per the sources of skymarketing, this significant news was announced by RDA on 23rd October 2020.
This was brought into effect by the Rawalpindi Development Authority for maintaining and effectively implement the modern strategies of urban town planning codes. This decision was adopted by the 50th meeting of a governing body of RDA. This exclusive meeting was chaired by the Chairman RDA, Tahir Mehmood Murtaza.
A multitude of decisions was taken in this meeting, including the due approval of the inception of the urban structure development plan in all the tehsils except Rawalpindi Tehsil. According to the sources, the RDA under this context has planned to assign several regions and zones for the usage of these areas concerning the information to the developers about the said areas, where they would be capable to initiate and further develop their real estate projects.
In conjunction, the governing body also decided to establish a committee of technical nature, comprising of five members. This committee will function under the supervision of Member of Provincial Assembly, Haji Mehmood Chaudhry. It will classify the institutions in 15 days. This will also be given tasks such as removing the encroachments and start the development in the cities.
The members of this high-level meeting also passed new rules and regulations for the development of residential projects in Rawalpindi and approval of development of housing apartments for the employees of RDA. Approval of construction of plaza for commercial reasons on available lands in Civil Lines and also Sherpao Colony.