Press Reporter News Service
Faridabad, December 23
The Faridabad Municipal Company has issued a discover to the Delhi Metro Rail Company (DMRC) and requested it to submit a reply on the difficulty of regularisation of water and sewerage connections and the restoration of civic prices, inside every week.
The water and sewerage connections to 9 stations of the Metro rail within the metropolis haven’t been regularised. The MC has additionally not recovered the property tax dues for the reason that begin of the Metro rail service within the metropolis in 2015. The matter was taken up in a gathering held between MC Commissioner Yashpal Yadav and a senior official of the DMRC on Tuesday.
A civic physique official mentioned the DMRC, which is but to get the water and sewerage connections regularised for its stations right here, has been requested to submit the small print and paperwork relating to the exemptions, if any, for availing the civic facilities.
The DMRC had rolled out the Metro rail within the metropolis in 2015. Whereas the DMRC has reportedly claimed that it enjoys sure exemptions relating to approvals from the native authorities, it will get water provide from borewells authorised by the Central Floor Water Board (CGWB).
In line with Ajay Bahl, a neighborhood resident, who had moved an RTI petition in 2017, the MC had didn’t take motion regardless of an enormous monetary loss. In March, the State Info Fee had directed the Haryana City Native Our bodies Division to conduct a probe into the matter in response to the RTI utility. As per the sources, the town has over 2.5 lakh unauthorised water and sewerage connections.
Dharam Pal Tahlan, Chief City Planner, MC, mentioned a ultimate discover will likely be issued after the receipt of the reply to the queries raised by the civic physique with the DMRC.
The queries embody the standing of the water and sewage connections, hearth NOC and submission of the property and commerce licence payment for leasing out the DMRC station premises.