Formally starts construction of phirni road of village Raipur Kalan*
Chandigarh, June 3:- Keeping in view the overall development of villages, Smt. Kirron Kher, Member Parliament, Chandigarh today laid the foundation stone of providing and fixing paver blocks on internal streets and construction of phirni road at village Raipur Kalan in the presence of Sh. Anup Gupta, Mayor, Ms. Anindita Mitra, IAS, Commissioner, Sh. Harjit Singh, Deputy Mayor and area councilor, other councillors and prominent persons of the area.
While addressing the gathering, the MP said that the Municipal Corporation Chandigarh is developing the infrastructure and basic amenities in the villages in very fast manner. She said that roads are being repaired and carpeted besides providing and fixing paver blocks in internal narrow streets.
She said that the MCC has also got these villages included in the prestigious 24×7 water supply project of the city so that these villages also get uninterrupted water supply round the clock for which the work is expected to start this year.
The Mayor said that the work of providing and fixing paver blocks in internal streets has been allotted at the cost of Rs. 63 lacs and construction of phirni road at the cost of Rs. 25 lacs. Recently the work of laying of Sewer and Storm was completed at the cost of Rs 1.51 crores and augmentation of water supply network at the cost of Rs. 92 lacs.
He further said that the 13 villages were transferred to MCC in the year 2018 and Municipal Corporation has took up the work of laying sewer storm and water supply in these villages at the cost of Rs 50 crores and the works are near completion .The roads will be constructed and repaired at cost of Rs 17 cores in these villages, he added.