Formulation of DPRs for MRTS in Srinagar reviewed

GKNN
Srinagar, Publish Date: Nov 19 2017 12:29AM | Updated Date: Nov 19 2017 12:29AM
Formulation of DPRs for MRTS in Srinagar reviewedFile Photo

Chief Executive Officer, JKERA, which is nodal agency for Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS) in capital cities of Srinagar and Jammu today reviewed the progress of formulation of DPRs for the projects. The detailed project report (DPRs) for the projects are being prepared by RITES, a Government of India Enterprise. 

During the review, the CEO JKERA Jammu Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone was informed that the draft report in respect of both the cities have been prepared. RITES was asked to incorporate the suggestions made during the stakeholders meeting chaired by the  divisional commissioners of Kashmir and Jammu respectively in the report. Thereafter the respective divisional commissioners will be requested to convene a meeting of stakeholders once again so that the report is finalized for submission to government for approval. 

“While mobility plan of both Srinagar and Jammu cities has already been prepared and approved by government. RITES was also asked to furnish proposal for remaining activities urgently so that approval of the same is obtained from the government for expeditions preparation of the DPRs. It was decided that progress on preparation of DPRs shall be reviewed on regular basis,” ERA spokesperson said.