July 21, 2024


Rs. 100 crore approved for the development works of the Panchkula Metropolitan Development Authority

Kaumimarg Bureau | July 10, 2024 08:01 PM

Chandigarh-Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Nayab Singh while chairing a key meeting of the Panchkula Metropolitan Development Authority (PMDA) held here today has directed officers to provide information on the villages that have been included in municipal corporations and the funds transferred to these corporations, so that the amount can be spent on the development works of the respective villages. The Chief Minister approved Rs. 100 crore to PMDA as part of the 2024-25 budget announcements.

The Chief Minister also directed the officers to expedite the transfer process of all Haryana Shaheri Vikas Pradhikaran (HSVP) properties to metropolitan development authorities. It was informed in the meeting that the authorities would mainly undertake new development works in the dividing roads of sectors, parks, sewage, stormwater drainage, drinking water, and the extended areas of the city. The construction and repair of roads within the sectors will be carried out by the HSVP and Urban Local Bodies.

The Panchkula Metropolitan Development Authority will carry out major development works worth Rs. 156.58 crore during 2024-2025. The blueprint for this has been prepared. A world-class shooting range will be constructed in Sector 32, with an expenditure of Rs. 13.75 crore. The authority also approved Rs. 175 crore budget for the Metropolitan Development Authority.

Haryana Vidhan Sabha Speaker and MLA, Panchkula, Sh. Gian Chand Gupta, Finance Minister, Sh. J.P. Dalal, Minister of State for Transport, Sh. Aseem Goel, Chief Secretary Sh. TVSN Prasad, Chief Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister Sh. Rajesh Khullar, Advisor Urban Planning Sh. D.S. Dhesi, ACS Town and Country Planning Sh. Arun Kumar Gupta, Chief Administrator, HSVP, Sh. TL Satyaprakash, Chief Executive Officer, Panchkula Metropolitan Development Authority, Sh. K. Makarand Pandurang, and Deputy Commissioner, Panchkula, Sh. Yash Garg also attended the meeting.

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