Sub-registrar offices in Karnataka will go digital

Sub-registrar offices in Karnataka will go digital

After successfully launching Kaveri — the online portal for property registration and other services — the Karnataka government has started work for the second phase aimed at making sub-registrar offices paperless. The revenue department has taken up the project to...
Construction sector may need 2.5 lakh drone operators soon

Construction sector may need 2.5 lakh drone operators soon

The construction sector is the fastest-growing adopter of commercial drones, and is likely to require 2.5 lakh people with UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) operating skills in the coming years, a report said. Highways, roads, bridges and housing will take the lead in the...
Like Hyderabad, Bengaluru goes for drones

Like Hyderabad, Bengaluru goes for drones

After a pilot survey of the Jayanagar ward using drones, the Bengaluru revenue department is expanding the drone-based project to all wards in Bengaluru. This is one more step towards implementing the ambitious Urban Property Ownership Records (UPOR) project, which...
Drones to track illegal construction

Drones to track illegal construction

The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) is planning to come down heavily on encroachments onto city green spaces and lakes as well as illegal constructions using drones, ET Realty reported. The corporation’s directorate of enforcement, vigilance and...
Wealth of top 100 Indian realtors hits Rs 2,36,610 crore, up 27%

Wealth of top 100 Indian realtors hits Rs 2,36,610 crore, up 27%

The total wealth of top 100 real estate barons in India rose 27% from a year ago to Rs 236,610 crore or $32.7 billion in 2018. In 2017, the cumulative wealth stood at Rs 186,700 crore or $ 28.6 billion, reports say. Lodha Group’s Mangal Prabhat Lodha ranked at top...