The Panipat railway station in Haryana beneath Northern Railway will now get a makeover on par with world requirements, providing state-of-the-art passenger facilities.
Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA) has determined to redevelop the railway station of the historic metropolis of Panipat with an goal to improve it consistent with world requirements and provide state-of-art facilities for the comfort of commuters, vice chairman Ved Prakash Dudeja stated in a press launch.
The redevelopment entails two elements — station growth together with new station constructing on east aspect, a second entry on Mannequin City (west) aspect, air concourse over the tracks for dealing with peak hour passenger site visitors and enchancment to highway connectivity; and station property growth which entails redevelopment of current double-storeyed railway colony into multi-storey buildings with trendy amenities whereby spare vacant land will probably be given
to builders for enterprise industrial growth. Your complete undertaking will probably be redeveloped on the public-private partnership (PPP) mannequin, Dudeja stated.
Panipat Junction railway station is a significant junction in Delhi-NCR space and serves the commercial city of Panipat. The station has a stoppage of 118 trains with a every day passenger footfall of 40,000. It’s a class ‘A’ station with 5 platforms.
“Panipat railway station serves the historic and industrial city of Panipat. The undertaking goals to improve it with out diluting its historic significance. The event will bolster actual property prospects and begin a wave of recent growth round this space to create a win-win state of affairs for all of the stakeholders,” Dudeja stated.
RLDA has engaged M/s Delhi Built-in Multi-Modal Transit System Ltd (DIMTS), a three way partnership of Authorities of Nationwide Capital Territory of Delhi and IDFC Basis for conducting a feasibility examine, detailed grasp planning, city designing, engineering and preparation of detailed undertaking report (DPR) for the undertaking.
Ved Parkash Dudeja had inspected the railway station and its surrounding space, together with officers of RLDA, DIMTS and Northern Railway officers.
Through the go to, numerous proposals to decongest the strategy highway to the railway station from each east and west aspect entry have been mentioned together with connecting the identical by way of close by flyover / underpass. The prevailing double storey railway quarters will probably be redeveloped into the multi storey residences with all trendy amenities and the spare vacant land shall be given to builders for industrial growth. Your complete undertaking shall be redeveloped on public non-public partnership (PPP) mode.
The RFQ/RFP for the undertaking is anticipated to be floated in subsequent six months through which all of the parameters for the redevelopment will probably be made accessible to the builders.
The railway station buildings and all of the amenities together with concourse will probably be developed on inexperienced constructing ideas and state-of-the-art amenities will probably be offered on the station for passengers.
Panipat is a historic metropolis positioned in Haryana, 90 km away from Delhi and 169 km from Chandigarh. Aside from its historic significance, the town can be known as ‘Textile City’ for being the worldwide heart for recycling textiles.