Based on a large number of representations received from elected representatives and review of sensitivity of defence installations, the Government has amended the guidelines dated 18.05.2011 for issuance of No Objection Certificate (NOC) for building constructions in the vicinity of defence establishment on 21.10.2016. As per the revised guidelines, the security restrictions in respect of defence establishments / installations located at 193 stations shall apply up to 10 mtrs only from the outer wall of such establishments / installations. However, in respect of 149 stations located in the State of Jammu & Kashmir, the restrictions shall apply up to 100 mtrs from the outer wall of such defence establishments / installations.
Government proposes to revise the policy on leases, setting up communication infrastructure and mutation of old grant property in Cantonment areas. The details of the revised policy will be made available once the same is finalized in the Ministry.
This information was given by Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre in a written reply to Dr. Sunil Baliram Gaikwad and others in Lok Sabha today.
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