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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF DEFENCE

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE

 

RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO.1817

 

TO BE ANSWERED ON 1.8.2017


EXCHANGE OF DEFENCE LAND FOR DEVELOPMENT PURPOSE

 

  1. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:

 

Will the Minister of DEFENCE be pleased to state:

 

(a) Whether Government has received any proposal from Government of Karnataka for the exchange of 62 acres of Defence Land required to complete pending infrastructure projects in Bengaluru, if so, details thereof; and

 

(b) Whether Government has received any proposal from Government of Karnataka for the exchange of land for any development purpose over last three years, if so, details thereof?

ANSWER

 

MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF DEFENCE

(DR. SUBHASH BHAMRE)

 

 

(a) & (b): Ministry of Defence has received 18 proposals from the State Government authorities from time to time for various infrastructure projects in Bengaluru.  A list of these 18 cases indicating requirement of 60.9995 acres of defence land is enclosed as     Annexure-A.  Apart from 18 proposals mentioned above, there are 04 other proposals indicating requirement of 9,5030 acres of defence land received from various authorities of State Government over last three years by Local Military Authority for transfer of defence land.   A list of these cases is enclosed as Annexure-B.

 

 

 

 

 

 

ANNEXURE-A IN RESPECT OF REPLY GIVEN IN PARTS (a) & (b) OF RAJYA SABHA UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 1817 FOR 1.8.2017 REGARDING EXCHANGE OF DEFENCE LAND FOR DEVELOPMENT PURPOSE.

 

Details of  proposals received in Ministry of Defence from different agencies of State Government of Karnataka for Infrastructure Projects in Bengaluru:

 

Sl.

No.

Purpose for which the Defence Land requiredLocationExtent of defence land required by various agencies of State Government of Karnataka in 2017 (area in acres)

 

A1 Defence land under the management of
12345

 

1.Construction of additional loop to existing Railway over Bridge (area 960 Sqm).Maruthi Seva Nagar, Bengaluru0.2372Army
2.Widening of Ejipura Main Road (from Ejipura Inner ring road to sarjapura main road, area 18000 sqm.).Sy. No.282 of village Kasbah and Sy. No.55, 7, 8, 465 of Agra village, Begur Hobli, Bengaluru, South Taluk.4.4479Army
3.Construction of road provides connect from NH-7 Bellary Road to Sanjeevininagara in Ward-7, Byatrayanapura.Sy. No.42 of Hebbal and Sy. No.20 of Kodigehalli Village, Bengaluru North, Bengaluru.0.8827Army
4.Construction of road connecting NH-7 upto Hebbal Sarovara layout in Ward No.8.Sy. No.15, 25/2 and 25/3 Kodigehalli village, Bengaluru North Taluk0.6198Army
5.Land to be handed over for alternative road from Kaval Byrasandra main road to Modi Garden in ward No.47 DJ Halli [0.6 Hect (approx)].Sy. No.6/1, 8/1 & 3/1 of Kaval Byrasandra village, Kasaba Hobli, Bengaluru North.1.6000Army

 

6.Construction of elevated corridor by integrating Ejipura Main road Inner Ring road junction Sony World Junction and Kendriya Sadan Junction along 100 feet Inner Ring Road, Koramangala (Area 686.651 Sqm.).Koramangala, Bengaluru.0.1697Army
7.Widening of existing Hosur Luskar as per the existing RMP-2015 (Area 11600 Sqm.).Audugodi village, Bengaluru Central Taluk2.8664Army
8.Widening of Lower Agram road as per RMP-2015 (Area 12576 Sqm).Neelsandra, Bengaluru3.1076Army
9.Widening of Subroto Mukharjee road from NH-7 via Doddabalapura road and Kogilu Circle.Sy. No.20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 102 of JB Kaval village and Sy. No.15, 16, 52, 02, 06 & 07 of Peenya.15.0000Air Force
10.Widening of Old Madras Road (Murphy road from Kensington Road to Old Madras road, area 10200 Sqm.).Ulsoor, Bengaluru.2.5205Army
11.Widening of Dickenson & adjoining road (Ulsoor road from Dickenson road to Kensington road, area 2090 Sqm.).Ulsoor, Bengaluru0.5164Army
12.Widening of Victoria road (Victoria road from airport road to D Souza circle, area 10441 Sqm.).Victoria Layout, Bengaluru2.5800Army
13.Defence land required in Doddenakundi village for existing burial ground and park.Sy. No.157 Doddenakundi village, Bengaluru.2.0000Army
14.Widening of existing road leading to burial ground and primary health Centre, market and Bus bay.Sy. No.40, Marathahalli village.2.0000Air Force

 

15.Defence land is required for post factorial approval for already existing EWS Houses.Sy. No.2 Belur Nagasandra village.4.0000Air Force
16.Upgrading of Air Force Road from Gangarama Circle (East) to Jalahalli (West) Campus gate.Jalahalli, Bengaluru.3.9400Air Force
17.Bengaluru Metro Rail Project Phase-II (0.708 acre permanently and 4.415 Acres temporarily).Bengaluru5.123Army
18.Transfer of defence land at Jalahalli village and Peenya village for realignment of Outer Ring Road (ORR) from Bengaluru Development Authority (BDA) [area 37993 sqm.].Jalahalli village and Peenya village.9.3883Air Force
           Total:60.9995

 

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ANNEXURE-B IN RESPECT OF REPLY GIVEN IN PARTS (a) & (b) OF RAJYA SABHA UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 1817 FOR 1.8.2017 REGARDING EXCHANGE OF DEFENCE LAND FOR DEVELOPMENT PURPOSE.

 

Details of  other proposals received by Local Military Authority for Infrastructure Projects for development purposes in State of Karnataka over last three years:

 

Sl.

No.

Purpose for which the Defence Land requiredLocationExtent of defence land required   (area in acres)

 

A1 Defence land under the management of
1234 

5

 

1.Formation of approach road to Railway Under Bridge at Hubli, Dharward.Hubli, Dharward.0.2830Directorate General of Defence Estates (DGDE)

 

2.Setting up of Ground Water Storage Tank and Treatment Plant at Turkamatti, Belgaum.

 

Turkamatti, Belgaum.5.0000Army
3.Construction of Railway Under Bridge at Chidri, Bidar.

 

Chidri, Bidar.1.8500Air Force
4.Formation of Railway over Bridge at Byappanahalli, Bengaluru.

 

Byappanahalli, Bengaluru.2.3700Army
          Total:9.5030

 

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