DDA Changes Layout Plan To Allot Land To Union Minister Vijay Goel's NGO

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| August 17 , 2017 , 14:58 IST

According to media reports, the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has changed its layout plan to allot a plot to an NGO, associated with Vijay Goel, Union Minister of Youth and Sports.

A media outlet reported that the DDA allotted the land, which was earmarked for a post office, to the NGO - Vaish Aggarwal Education Society, to which the union minister of vice president of.

The NGO sought the land from the authority soon after Vijay Goel became a Rajya Sabha member in Modi government. The NGO was seeking the land to set up a toy bank in the land.

The Toy Bank, according to the NGO, collects used and unused toys as donations, restore them and distribute them among underprivileged children.

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According to DDA records, Vijay Goel's son Siddhant and daughter Vidyun are also members of the Non-government organisation.

The report said that DDA officials visited the land sought by the NGO on December 23, 2015.

The report added, “Situated in Derawal Nagar, GT Road Delhi. the site under reference is maintained as a park where one side is adjoining to Adharsheela nursery school (run by VAES). (and) is earmarked for the post office in the layout plan to confirm/verify whether any correspondence has been sent to postal department”.

After receiving the request, the DDA's screening committee sanctioned modifications in the layout plan and the plot was allotted to the NGO on September 1, 2016 on the payment of Rs 1.77 crore made a month ago.