Illegal shops in a residential flat
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We are staying in an apartment at Hyderabad. There is lot of parking problem in the building.
Before that,I would like to give the history of the flat.
Four owners of the plot were given frontage of the building for flat promotion. Instead of leaving the space for car parking, the builder has constructed three shops for the owners of the flat. And also these owners are enjoying the car parking space. All the other owners are suffering without sufficient car parking space within the building.
One more thing is, some time back there was some problem from GHMC and the owners bribed them and the back portion of these shops were covered with wooden plank. My question is, firstly, whether these shops are legal?
Secondly, in the association meeting everybody was asked to show the car parking allotment from the builder. One of the owner of the plot, who is also owning the shop, showed the document which is dated July 1998 ( Flat promotion agreement took place only in 1997) but the stamp paper dated is October 1993. And also I have my own doubts that the builder's signature is different from the original. Hence, my question is whether the stamp paper is valid i.e before the agreement means 1993?
Hence I request your advice on this issue how to solve the parking problem and also how to approach GHMC for demolition of the shops to get sufficient parking space for all?
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