Urban Planning – An Overview: Bhuvana

Urban Policy in India is a ‘State’ subject according to the Constitution of India and hence we did not have a comprehensive National Urban Policy for so long. But recently in the beginning of this year, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs had formed a committee to draft a National Urban Policy in accordance…

Meeting with Urban Expert: bodhi r. c

We had a meeting with Urban Experts and engaged on Urbanization. The following points were discussed in the meeting: We were firstly informed broadly about the 73rd and 74th amendment of the constitution of India. 73rd Amendment- The Panchayati Raj Institution in the rural areas. 74th Amendment – functioning of the Municipal Corporation in the…

Beginning Thematic Block Placement: Bhuvana

Thematic block placement started on Nov 15th 2018. This time I am expected to write a good research paper or project report on any issue / area. I am supposed to figure this out on my own. Since I am going to be staying in Bombay only, I chose the broader theme of ‘Urbanisation‘. My…

Theoretical Placement: Subra C

This field work has come with a lots of challenges and experience to me which have a good opportunity to learn new things to link with my theoretical learning and field experience. Firstly the field trip to kerala for field work was good experience with a huge challenges that came ahead before me and my…