GREATER NOIDA, Dec. 7 -- The Uttar Pradesh real estate regulatory authority (Rera) on Thursday directed seven builders to deliver flats by the promised date or pay penalty to homebuyers.

The direction was issued during a meeting with the builders - Today Homes infrastructure private limited, Rudra Buildwell, Mascot Homes, Omaxe Group, Supertech Group, Rajesh Projects Limited and Logix Group - at the Rera office in Greater Noida after receiving bulk complaints from homebuyers, who alleged delay in delivery of flats. The Rera had also called officials of the Noida and the Greater Noida authorities to be part of the meeting to ensure proper implementation of the directions.

Up-rera member Balvinder Kumar said, "We have made it clear to all ...