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Srinagar Development Authority

The Srinagar Development Authority was constituted under section 3 of Jammu and Kashmir Development Act, 1970, ( enforced in the whole of the State w.e.f. 31st  October 1970 by Notification S.R.O 518 dated 31-10-1970), the Local Area delineated  vide SRO 43 dated  2nd February 1971 for the purpose of  this Act formed the area of jurisdiction of the Authority. First Master Plan of said the Local area was approved by Government and notified vide  SRO 754 dated  22nd November 1976.  The secondMaster Plan ( 2000 – 2021 ) has  been presently  under operation and implementation which stands approved by Govt. vide Cabinet Decision No. 11/1 dated 16-01-2003 and notified vide SRO-28 dated 30th and notified vide SRO-28 dated 30th January 2003.

The objectives of the Authority is to promote and secure the development of the local area, according to plan and for that purpose the Authority has the power to acquire, hold,  manage and dispose of land and other property, to carry out  building, engineering  and  other  operations, to  execute  works in  connection with supply of water and electricity,  disposal  of  sewerage  and  other  services  and  amenities  and  generally  to  do anything necessary or expedient for purposes of such development and for purposes incidental thereto.