DMRC Advisor Daljit Singh Pushes Monsoon Prep for Patna Metro

DMRC Advisor Issues Key Directives to Expedite Construction and Prepare for Monsoon, Ensuring Minimal Public Inconvenience and Environmental Compliance

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Daljeet Singh, Advisor (Special Works), DMRC, inspecting construction sites of Patna Metro Rail Project.
Daljeet Singh, Advisor (Special Works), DMRC, inspecting construction sites of Patna Metro Rail Project.

PATNA (Metro Rail News): Daljit Singh, Advisor (Special Works) for the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), has stressed the commitment to minimizing public inconvenience while ensuring quality and safety in metro construction works. During his inspection of the Patna Metro Rail Project, he provided key directives to expedite the construction process while maintaining high safety standards.

Singh visited various construction sites, including ISBT Depot, Saguna More, Danapur, and Patliputra. He reviewed the ongoing civil, electrical, and track-related works and assessed the progress and safety measures in place.

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Daljeet Singh, Advisor (Special Works) at DMRC, inspects construction sites for the Patna Metro Rail Project.

Monsoon Preparatory Measures

In anticipation of the monsoon season, Singh instructed DMRC officials to initiate preparatory measures at construction sites to prevent any disruptions. Specific directives included:

  • Completing piling and pile cap works at Patliputra Nallah/Drain area urgently.
  • Ensuring meticulous planning and 24/7 monitoring of drain diversions.
  • Repairing and maintaining drainage systems to ensure smooth water flow around construction sites.

Environmental and Safety Compliance

At the Saguna More to Danapur viaduct, Singh emphasized the importance of maintaining a clean construction site and addressing environmental concerns. He directed DMRC officials to ensure contractor compliance with these standards, particularly focusing on the functionality of drainage systems.

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Daljeet Singh, Advisor (Special Works) at DMRC, inspects construction sites for the Patna Metro Rail Project.

ISBT Depot Site Instructions

During his visit to the ISBT Depot site, Singh outlined the following tasks to be completed before the monsoon season:

  • Peripheral drainage to prevent waterlogging inside the depot.
  • Regular monitoring of soil filling and roadwork.

Progress Updates

Daljit Singh was briefed on the progress of key infrastructure projects within the Patna Metro Rail Project, including the Admin Building, ETU & RGM Shed, Workshop Office Building, and Inspection Bay Shed. He emphasized the importance of maintaining the pace of work to meet the project’s deadline.

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Daljeet Singh, Advisor (Special Works) at DMRC, inspects construction sites for the Patna Metro Rail Project.

His directives aim to streamline construction efforts and enhance the efficiency of metro project completion, especially in light of the upcoming monsoon season.


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