Indore Geetkar Damodar Virmaal 06 February 2024. A meeting of the Mayor in Council was held in the Mayor’s hall under the chairmanship of Mayor Shri Pushyamitra Bhargava. In the meeting, Commissioner Mrs. Harshika Singh, Mayor Council Member Mr. Rajendra Rathore, Mr. Niranjan Singh Chauhan, Mr. Nandkishore Pahadia, Mr. Ashwini Shukla, Mr. Jitu Yadav, Mrs. Priya Dangi, Mr. Manish Sharma, Mr. Rajesh Udawat, Mr. Rakesh Jain, all the Additional Commissioners, All department heads and other departmental officers were present.
In the Mayor-in-Council meeting, first of all, a motion of thanks was passed by Mayor Shri Bhargava to Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi for consecrating the grand Shri Ram Temple in Ayodhya after almost 500 years. Along with this, for the first time in the Corporation, keeping in view the code of conduct during the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, the account grant amount was approved for the expenditure of the Corporation for the 04 months from April 2024 to July 2024 of the upcoming financial year 2024-25. Also, in the meeting of Mayor in Council, additional works worth more than Rs 7 crore 64 lakh were approved for laying storm water line from Bhanwarkuan intersection to IT Park intersection and from Tejaji Nagar underpass to Pushpkunj Hospital and for construction of footpaths at various places as per requirement. Approval was given for development works worth more than Rs 8 crore 58 lakh in connection with the construction of RCC median between the work under construction (ISBT to Robot Crossing) under the Metro Rail Project. Along with this, special instructions were also given by Mayor Shri Bhargava to ensure that maximum greenery is done in the median under the above mentioned construction work.
In the meeting of Mayor in Council, the total amount of road construction including 6 lane cement concrete carriageway, central median, bridge-culvert construction, footpath, storm water line, central lighting, electric line shifting etc. from Aerodam police station to MR 5 via Chhota Bangadda village was announced. Approval was given for inviting tenders for development works worth Rs 35 crore 48 lakh. Construction of two lane cement concrete service road on one side from Rau Circle of Indore Bypass to DPS School, widening of bridge-culvert, covering of already constructed drain, approval of technical and other points of electric line shifting work, as per every year, this year also Mayor Kesari Approval was given to organize wrestling event. Besides, the tender rate of Rs 271.16 crore for 10 years of operation, maintenance and installation of 60 MW solar energy at Jalud Pumping Station for captive consumption for Indore Municipal Corporation was approved.