Floating Workforce To Get A Roof Over Their Head posted on 7/24/2014
July 24, 2014: Industrial areas in an around Gurgaon have been facing a shortage of labor. The reason attributed for this situation is the lack of affordable housing facilities for the workforce. This floating workforce lacks stability to continue in a particular area for a long time. To provide this floating workforce with a roof over their heads, affordable housing facilities will be made available to them. This floating workforce comprises of 7 lakh employees.
The prevailing labor crunch has affected industrial workers as they are facing direct production losses. Trade unions have been demanding affordable housing for quite some time and this news will surely benefit both the workers and the industry.
Gurgaon’s Cosmos City Complex Alleged To Be A Multi-crore Fraud posted on 7/8/2014
July 8, 2014: 432 investors have demanded an investigation into Gurgaon’s Cosmos City Complex, alleging it to be a part of multi-crore scam. The said project is located in sector 103 on Dwarka expressway and was built by Adel Landmarks. Interestingly, Adel Landmarks was earlier called Era Landmarks and 432 investors had booked apartments in its Cosmos City housing project by paying a 25% upfront amount. The remaining 75% was agreed to be paid upon possession of the apartments.
It is alleged by the investors that the land where the construction of the complex was about to take place has been sold to Ansal Housing and it has begun construction of its own housing project and opened the bookings for its upcoming apartments.