Ghaziabad, Feb. 14 -- After the announcement of the one-time settlement (OTS-2020) scheme for property payment defaulters, the state government has announced another scheme for compounding (regularisation) of additional constructions. The government has rolled out a draft of this scheme and invited objections till February 20.

Officials of the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) said the draft takes into account extra construction related to setback areas, floor area ratio (FAR), basements, height of building, extra housing units, parking and compound walls, etc.

"The scheme will not be applicable for unauthorised colonies or for encroachment/construction on government land. The properties which are mortgaged or have legal disputes will...