PATNA (Metro Rail News): State Govt appointed 1977 batch IAS officer Mr Anand Kishore, Secretary, Urban Development Department as the Managing Director (MD) of Patna Metro Rail Corporation Limited (PMRC) to expedite the construction work.
Due to the lack of departmental responsibility, many decisions related to Patna Metro Project were pending. With this, a list of other boards of directors has also been appointed.
With the completion of the process of appointing the officers who have been hanging for several months by the department. As per the term of the formation of PMRCL, three officers selected from central government and five from state government. Three officers including Chairman Shivdas Meena on the Board of Directors of Metro have been selected by the Center. At the same time, five officers, including MD Anand Kishore, have been chosen by the Bihar government.
In which the names of Rahul Singh from the Finance Department, Devesh Sehra from Road construction department, Pankaj Kumar from the Transport Department and Sanjay Dayal from the Urban Development Department are selected.
On behalf of the central government. Thara, Mahesh Kumar and Mahendra Kumar have been selected as a Director. One post is still vacant, on which selected officers of the Central Government will be reinstated.
The Special cell formed for land acquisition
Patna Metro Rail Corporation Limited has formed a special cell for land-acquisition work. The in charge of treasure will be a retired officer of the Deputy Collector level of Bihar Administrative Service. Apart from this, three surveyors, three amines and one IT assistant will also be appointed in this cell.
A letter is also being sent by Patna Metro Rail Corporation Limited to the Additional Chief Secretary of the Revenue and Land Reforms Department and Patna DM for land acquisition for the construction of the metro so that the approval for the acquisition of land can be obtained at the earliest.
This process will be completed by the land acquisition officer of Patna district. For the land survey, two amines should be kept and work taken from them. Their remuneration will be borne by Patna Metro.