Gurugram, September 2
The Local Authority Coordinating Committee meeting was held under the chairmanship of Sudhir Rajpal, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA), during which matters relating to the various agencies were discussed. reviewed and directions given for further action.
The meeting was attended by officials from Municipal Corporation, Gurugram (MCG), Municipal Corporation, Manesar (MCM), Traffic Police, PWD (B&R), Haryana Shehri Vikas Pradhikaran (HSVP), Haryana State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (HSIIDC) , National Highways Authority of India (NHAI), National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC), Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN) and Irrigation Department.
“We have launched a series of coordination meetings to connect on a platform with various local government agencies to cohesively address issues within their purview. The scope of work to be undertaken is defined and all respective agencies shall cooperate with each other in carrying out the task required to improve the concerned infrastructure or civic amenities within a limited time frame,” Rajpal said.
To ensure water supply to the Gwal Pahari area, HSVP needs to complete the balance works of laying a 450mm pipeline as a priority, which will be connected to the upcoming GMDA booster station at Gwal Pahari. The CEO directed HSVP officials that the contracting agency that did not complete the project on time should be penalized and that the work should be performed at the agency’s expense and risk. To address the water supply problem in Sarhaul village, MCG will support ongoing works on pumping machinery and infrastructure development within three months, to commission two booster stations in the village. .
On Rajpal’s recent guidelines to upgrade the MCG booster stations, 28 such stations have been identified by the MCG where infrastructure improvement works are needed. The CEO ordered action on five booster stations to be launched before the next coordination meeting, which would be scheduled after a fortnight.