INDORE: With hardly three days left for the March 31, 2012 deadline on Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) scheme, Indore is yet to complete its 11 out of the 14 projects sanctioned under the scheme. Poor performance of local bodies- Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC) and Indore Development Authority (IDA) has drawn flak from both Union and state governments in this regard.
As many as 10 IMC and 4 IDA projects were approved under the JNNURM for a total cost of Rs 1031.18 crore. Out of 10 projects, the IMC managed to complete only two-- Yeshwant Sagar Dam and Feeder Road projects. Two of its projects River Side Corridor and Slum Redevelopment and Rehabilation project did not even take off. IDA managed to complete only one project and gave up on MR 9 project before its completion. Two of its projects are under progress. Read more
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