UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

29. Which is incorrect: In a Development Area notified under the Uttar Pradesh Urban Planning and Development Act, 1973, the Development Authority has power to :
(a) Prepare a master plan
(b) Carry out amendment in the master plan
(c) Change land uses or standards of population density
(d) Direct painting of facade of private buildings

Answer and Notes Answer is C


Explanation: According to section 13 of Uttar Pradesh Urban Planning and Development, 1973 the Authority may make any amendments in the master plan or the zonal development plan as it thinks fit, being amendments which, in its opinion do not effect important alteration in the character of the plan and which do not relate to the extent of land uses or the standards of population density.