Lieutenant governor (LG) VK Saxena on Saturday licensed the purchase of 2 land parcels at Nangli Razapur village in southeast Delhi, an important for the of completion of the 3rd section of the Barapullah increased highway challenge, officers acutely aware of the topic mentioned.
Community Works Segment (PWD) officers mentioned the challenge will now whisk a few presen to finish, as about 20% of the paintings nonetheless extra.
As a part of the 3rd section of the Barapullah challenge, Mayur Vihar shall be hooked up to Sarai Kale Khan by the use of a three.5km flyover, which can reinforce connectivity between east, south, and Unused Delhi and decongest Nizamuddin Bridge, Bhairon Marg, and Ashram Chowk on Ring Highway.
The challenge, which started in April 2015, was once anticipated to be finished by way of October 2017 however was once behind schedule because of land acquisition problems and the Covid-19 pandemic. Following an extended felony struggle, the courts licensed acquisition of land for the challenge in January this presen, upcoming which land was once obtained in miniature parts.
On Saturday, the LG licensed the purchase of the ultimate items of land, measuring 0.2 and nil.1 acre respectively, situated in Nangli Razapur. Saxena additionally requested the prominent secretary to inquire into the “erred planning” and review of land requirement that resulted in delays within the challenge.
“AAP Government has been repeating that it was saving huge amount of public money by executing PWD projects before time and below the tendered amount. Now the government will end up paying ₹1326.37 crores for the Barapullah project against the tender amount of ₹964 crore, which is an additional ₹362.37 crore being paid to the contractor out of the government exchequer, while also delaying the project by over six years,” the LG’s workplace mentioned in a remark.
In reaction, a Delhi govt reliable, declining to be named, mentioned, “It’s deeply unfortunate that despite having all the requisite information concerning the matter, the LG has put up imputations against the government. It’s noteworthy that the project design, approvals and land requirements were all finalised in 2013 under the Sheila Dixit government. The sanction for the project was given in December 2014 during the President’s Rule by the LG of that time. The Arvind Kejriwal government has always used public exchequer money for the betterment of Delhiites, and is solemnly resolved to do in future.”