Chhattisgarh will get light metro rail with the initiative of Urban Administration Minister Dr. Shiv Kumar Dahria
Minister Dr. Dahria meets Union Minister for Residential and Urban Affairs Shri Hardeepsingh Puri
DPR work will be done soon for light metro rail in Raipur
Union minister assured additional central assistance in other projects in Chhattisgarh
Raipur 19 February 2021
Urban Administration and Labor Minister Dr. Shivkumar Dahria today met Union Minister for Housing and Urban Development, Hardeep Singh Puri in New Delhi.
During this, Minister Dr. Dahariya gave detailed information about the development work being done in Chhattisgarh to Union Minister Shri Puri and discussed about the light metro rail project to reduce pollution hazard and traffic pressure over time. Union Minister Shri Puri has agreed to the light metro rail project and has given the green signal to prepare the project.
Chhattisgarh Minister Dr. Dahariya has discussed with the Union Minister about many other schemes and works related to Chhattisgarh. On which the Union Minister has assured to meet many demands including providing central assistance for new city buses.
Indian Residential and Urban Works Minister Puri and Secretary Meeting in New Delhi with Urban Administration Minister Dr. Dahariya was full of gifts for Chhattisgarh and Urban Administration and Development Department.
During the meeting at Nirman Bhavan, Minister Dr. Dahria gave a detailed information to the Union Minister about the innovative efforts and schemes being undertaken in urban Chhattisgarh. After the discussion, the Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister assured Chhattisgarh full cooperation of the Central Government including Raipur Light Metro Rail.
During New Delhi Meeting, Minister Dr. Dahariya presented to him the requirements of Raipur, the capital of Chhattisgarh and other cities including Raipur Light Metro Rail . He discussed extensively with the Union Minister on the light metro rail project to address the problem of increasing traffic and pollution in Raipur city and when it was needed, the Union Minister Shri Puri gave the green signal to prepare the project for the project.
Minister Dr. Dahria discussed various transportation and urban facility needs including new city buses to make traffic easier and easier in the state and Raipur Light Metro Rail which resulted in assurance to provide central assistance. It has also been agreed to open a cleanliness excellence center in Ambikapur.
Special economic and technical for effective implementation of reforms in bodies for the treatment of gray water for making useful products from cow dung and for the scientific manner of Legacy West for bio-methanization plant and other automation support under the SBM 2.0 scheme announced in the Union Budget. Assistance and Prime Minister Housing Scheme have assured to provide central assistance with rationalization of central funds as per the circumstances of Chhattisgarh.
He has also talked about starting the National Ranking and Award of District Collector in Cleanliness Survey.
Minister Dr. Dahariya has thanked Union Minister Hardeep Puri for the assurance and gift given to him for Chhattisgarh. Suda Chief Executive Officer Saumil Ranjan Chaubey was present during the meeting.