Bhopal-Indore Expressway should be of World Class level: CM Shri Kamal Nath
28th August 2019
Bhopal, August 28, 2019 (Muslim Saleem): The Chief Minister Shri Kamal Nath has directed to construct the Bhopal-Indore Expressway as World Class level Corridor of PPP Model. After watching the presentation of the proposed model of Bhopal-Indore Expressway at Mantralaya today, Shri Nath said that it should such an expressway of the state, which may become a major centre for enhancing economic activities and employment. Shri Kamal Nath asked to expedite the process of land acquisition for the Bhopal-Indore expressway. He further mentioned that satellite township should be developed on both the sides of the expressway, in which all the basic facilities will be made available for industries and to the common man. He also asked to construct there a logistic hub, recreation centers and dry-port. Shri Nath said that the basic concept behind the construction of the expressway is to promote economic activities. This should also lead to economic development of Bhopal, Indore and its connected areas, he added. Shri Nath mentioned that the entire project has been prepared on PPP model. The agency of the state government should play a role in road construction, development of project site and land acquisition process. Minister for Public Works Shri Sajjan Singh Verma, Minister for Urban Development Shri Jaivardhan Singh, Chief Secretary Shri S.R. Mohanty, Additional Chief Secretaries Shri A.P. Shrivastava, Shri M. Gopal Reddy, Shri Malay Shrivastava, Principal Secretary Urban Development Shri Sanjay Dubey, Managing Director of MPSID Shri Vivek Porwal and concerned Senior Officers were present at the meeting.