UPHJS2018-2
Main Exam

Q.7 (B) Can a private Street be declared as public Street by municipality? If yes, how? If no, why? 5 marks

Answer and Notes

UPHJS2016
Pre. Exam

49. Name of the street falling within the limit of a municipality can be given or changed by:
(a) State Government
(b) Municipality by a resolution of 2/3rd members after approval by State Government
(c) Municipality with the prior approval of the Prescribed Authority
(d) Municipality upon direction of the Local Member of Parliament.

Answer and Notes Answer is C


Sandeep : According to section 217 of the UP. Municipalities Act, 1916 the Municipality may with the prior approval of the Prescribed Authority cause a name or a new name to be given to a street.