GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Urban Development

 RAJYA SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 1733
TO BE ANSWERED ON FEBRUARY 06, 2014

 QUESTION
Storm Water Drain Projects Under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM)

 

1733. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:

 Will the Minister of URBAN DEVELOPMENT be pleased to state;

 (a)   the details and status of completion of Storm Water Drain (SWD) Projects undertaken in Bengaluru under JNNURM, as on date;

(b)   whether Government has conducted the mandatory third party inspection on quality check or validation of the progress of the projects undertaken, if so, the details thereof;

(c)    whether Government has approved the revised Detailed Project Report (DPR) despite the State Government pointing out encroachments in the acquired land for execution of the project; and

(d)   if so, the reasons therefor and details of the revised project, time line for completion, revised cost estimates and total amount of funds released till date?

ANSWER
THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT
(SMT. DEEPA DASMUNSHI)

(a): Details and status of completion of Storm Water Drain (SWD) Projects in Bengaluru under Urban Infrastructure & Governance (UIG) Sub-Mission of Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JnNURM) is annexed.

(b): Independent Review Monitoring Agency (IRMA) has been appointed by the Government to monitor the progress and quality control of the projects implemented under JnNURM.

(c) & (d): Government of Karnataka has ensured smooth flow of storm water in the drains and to prevent flooding. Presently, the works have been taken up where there are no encroachments and an amount of Rs. 464.86 crore is already incurred. To complete the balance works, continuous efforts are being made to remove the encroachments of storm water drains.

Annexure as referred to in reply to part (a) of Rajya Sabha Unstarred Question No.1733 for 06.02.2014.

 Details and status of completion of Storm Water Drain (SWD) Projects in Bengaluru under UIG of JNNURM

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           As on 31-1-2014

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Rs. in lakh

Sl.No

Project Title

Approved Cost

Date of CSMC Approval

Total ACA Commitment (Central Share)

Total ACA released till Date

Utilisation as per Sept’13 Quarterly Progress Report (QPR)

% of amount Utilised against Approved Cost

% of Work Completed (Physical Progress)

Date of Completion as per latest QPR

1

Remodelling of Primary and Secondary storm water drawin in Bangalore city at Vrushabhavati valley including Kethamaranahalli and arkavathi minor valley I and Kathriguppa minor valley III (3 DPRs)

42,089.00

24-Nov-06

7,989.81

5,991.81

19,908.97

47%

57%

March-14

2

Remodelling of Primary and Secondary storm water drains in Bangalore City Challaghatta valley

10,593.00

24-Nov-06

3,337.25

2,074.96

5,265.89

50%

35%

March-14

3

Remodelling of Primary and Secondary storm water drawin in Bangalore city, Koramangala valley

12,858.00

24-Nov-06

3,902.15

2,926.59

8,401.09

65%

54%

March-14

4

Remodelling of Primary and secondary storm water drains in Bangalore city, Hebbal valley

26,998.00

24-Nov-06

6,465.90

4,849.41

12,853.35

48%

35%

March-14

 

                        Total

92,538.00

 

21,694.40

15,842.77

46,429.30

50%