Lucknow: Dr. E. Sreedharan, Principal Advisor to Lucknow Metro, who was on a visit to the Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation Ltd. (LMRC) today, undertook a review of the various undergoing works of the project and expressed his overall satisfaction with the progress of the project.
He took a review of the physical progress of the project along with the Operation & Maintenance (O&M) preparedness of the organisation. In the morning, a presentation was given to him by the Project Director of M/s L&T, who briefed the ‘Metroman’ about the on-going civil construction activities which is being undertaken for the 8.5 km priority Metro corridor from Transport Nagar to Charbagh.
Dr. Sreedharan stressed the need for completing the civil works in time for system contractor to take up their work further and desired the civil contractors to take measures accordingly.
During this review meeting, LMRC also made a presentation on the draft Detailed Project Report (DPR) of Varanasi Metro which is being prepared by M/s RITES in coordination with Lucknow Metro. This draft DPR is proposed to be submitted to the government by the end of this month. Dr. Sreedharan, however, gave his invaluable suggestions towards preparation of this DPR.
The Principal Advisor finally expressed his satisfaction over the progress of work of LMRC and communicated his happiness over the fast progress of the works being undertaken by by Shri Kumar Keshav, Managing Director, and his team.