Ahmedabad Municipal Company’s Diwali reward: 111 resurfaced roads | Ahmedabad Information newsfragment

AHMEDABAD: Simply forward of Diwali, the Ahmedabad Municipal Company (AMC) has long past into an overdrive. It plans to finish resurfacing of broken highway stretches around the town and era at it, additionally micro-surface the ones roads that experience survived the monsoons for 3 years, together with the guaranty duration, and are in just right situation.

Right now, 52 roads are in diverse levels of works.Vague bituminous macadam (DBM) paintings has been finished on some, era binder path (BC) paintings has ended on others. By means of October-end, all 52 roads will probably be entire, AMC officers say.
“Eight paver plants are under operation and road resurfacing work requiring 3,000-4,000 metric tonnes of material daily has started,” a senior AMC respectable stated. An estimated 1.34 lakh metric tonnes of subject material will walk into resurfacing 111 roads in Ahmedabad town.
On Friday, 13 highway stretches have been resurfaced, through which an estimated 2,000 metric tonnes of DBM and 1,650 metric tonnes of BC have been worn. AMC additionally has plans to resurface roads at the metro path and white-top roads in western gardens. “But the roads will be white-topped after the 111 roads are resurfaced.” At this time, most effective roads riddled by way of potholes are being resurfaced, the respectable stated.
Street resurfacing was once mentioned at Thursday’s assembly of the status committee the place its chairman Devang Dani had sought day-to-day updates at the paintings from the engineering branch. Dani had additionally directed the branch to finish most paintings ahead of Diwali.
From 2020 to 2023, 1,055 roads cumulating to 548.23km in area were resurfaced at a value of Rs 971.27 crore. Within the endmost one age lonely, AMC has licensed highway resurfacing works use Rs 928 crore and micro-resurfacing works use Rs 25 crore. White-topping roadworks to the music of Rs 20 crore are nearing of entirety, era unutilized paintings use Rs 160 crore has been sanctioned and begun. Tenders use Rs 180 crore for white-topping roads were spared.

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