October 13, 2013 5:59 am
The hike in lumpsum tax on marriage palaces will be on a select few big palaces in the city only where lavish parties are hosted by the city residents.
April 17, 2014 5:42 pm
The state government has proposed that marriage palaces across the state will have to pay a minimum of Rs 13.60 lakh per acre and maximum of Rs 1.72 crore per acre as external development charges (EDC),change of land use (CLU) and licensing fees (LF) to the government with retrospective effect.
September 25, 2012 6:44 am
The govt,a month ago,had sealed 15 marriage palaces under GMADA and PDA.
September 18, 2012 6:43 am
In a temporary relief for those marriage palaces,which have been sealed by the Punjab government for not having requisite clearances,the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday granted the state government three months to de-seal the marriage palaces and give the venues sufficient time to obtain necessary clearances.
September 11, 2012 12:55 am
The Punjab government has proposed that district level committees will be set up,which will have the power to decide whether marriage palaces that have come up across the state are authorised or not.