Conducts inspection at railway crossing, writes to northern railway for principal approval
Checks ongoing work at Ladhewali RUB
JALANDHAR- To give much-needed aid to the town residents from the visitors jams at Tanda railway crossing, Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori has proposed the development of Railway Under Bridge (RUB) to Northern Railway at this crossing which falls on one of many busiest Amritsar-Delhi rail route.
Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori who visited the location on Thursday together with a battery of officers from the Public Works Department (PWD), Railway Jalandhar, Municipal Corporation, income, mentioned that the PWD and Railway Jalandhar have given their feasibility reviews concerning the building of RUB right here.
He mentioned as per reviews, a RUB with a size of 350 meters and a width of 5.0 meters could be constructed at the location for which required land and different infrastructure can be accessible. He mentioned that service lanes at either side of the crossing have additionally been proposed other than RUB.
He mentioned following the survey report of PWD, a group of Jalandhar railway officers have additionally checked the feasibility right here and have given the inexperienced sign.
He mentioned that at this railway crossing, the practice car unit has crossed the mark of 5 lakh and it has certified the factors for the development of RUB/ROB right here which is one lakh as per railway coverage.
He mentioned this railway crossing stays closed more often than not because of the heavy circulate of trains which causes lengthy queues of visitors jams right here. Sometimes, this crossing stays shut for half an hour, resulting in main inconvenience to folks, he mentioned.
Thori advised that residents of the town had been additionally elevating demand for RUB at this railway crossing for the previous few years because it has additionally turn into a bugbear for them.
Deputy Commissioner mentioned full General Arrangement Drawing has additionally been submitted to DRM Ferozepur Northern Railway for his principal approval for RUB which might facilitate the lakhs of commuters, merchants, and residents.
Meanwhile, Ghanshyam Thori additionally supervised the work of shifting electrical poles and wires at the Ladhewali railway crossing. It is pertinent to say right here that the Public Works Department Minister Vijay Inder Singla had laid the inspiration stone of Railway Over-Bridge (ROB) at Rs 23.50 crore on December 29.He gave needed instructions to officers of PSPCL to make sure work completes quickly in order that the development work of ROB begins at the earliest.
Prominent amongst current event included SDM Dr. Jai Inder Singh, PWD Executive Engineer (B and R) Bhagwinder Singh Tuli, Nayab Tehsildar Vijay Kumar, SDO Vishal Kumar, Assistant Engineer Rahul, and others.