5 Feb :The Kohima Municipal Council has notified all citizens within its jurisdiction that no person/persons/organizations/institutions/Departments shall erect/construct or demolish any building or any works specified in sub-clause (6) of clause (1) of section 340 of Nagaland Municipal Act 2001 without the permission of KMC.
The Council informed that permission for service connection such as Electricity, water supply or sewer to the building shall be given only after the authority inspects the building and is satisfied that the building conforms to the requirements as laid down in the building bye laws (sec-14, Nagaland Building Bye-laws 2001).
The Council has requested public to obtain ‘Construction Permit’ if they so desire to erect/construct or already under construction of any type of building within the jurisdiction of Kohima Municipal Council. Further, on completion of the Building/Structure a ‘Completion Certificate’ from KMC is mandatory to obtain service connection such as Electricity, Water Supply or Sewer. Failure to comply with this order shall compel the authority to take appropriate action as per the rule.