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Cabinet approves transfer of land from DDA

Updated: Jan 04, 2017 12:42 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan. 4 (ANI): The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the transfer of 34.87 Ha land in Sector 24, Dwarka, New Delhi from Delhi Development Authority to Land and Development Office (L&DO) for the purpose of the Second Diplomatic Enclave.

Currently, there is one Diplomatic Enclave in Chanakyapuri, where land has been allotted to the Embassies by L&DO.

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has expressed need for more land for allotment to Diplomatic Missions/ International Organizations for building their Chanceries/ Embassies in Delhi.

For this, the DDA has earmarked 34.87 Ha land in Sector 24, Dwarka, which will be transferred to L&DO.

This will provide land for Second Diplomatic Enclave in the capital. (ANI)