Tribune Information Service
Mohali, January 10
The Municipal Company (MC) Home as we speak handed a decision to reconstruct 33 bus queue shelters within the metropolis, which might deliver a income to the tune of Rs1 crore within the type of commercial payment.
The decision was handed in a digital Home assembly held beneath the chairmanship of Mayor Amarjit Singh Jeeti Sidhu. Senior Deputy Mayor Amrik Singh Somal and Deputy Mayor Kuljit Singh Bedi had been current within the assembly. The councillors attended it on-line.
Divulging particulars, the Mayor stated the current contractor had the precise to promote until March 25, 2022. The contractor needed to submit a licence payment of Rs2,516 per 30 days per bus queue shelter along with the development and upkeep of the shelters at his personal price. He stated as per the federal government instructions, the work needed to be allotted by means of an e-auction.
Jeeti Sidhu stated beneath the decision handed by the MC Home, the reserve value for ads on 33 bus queue shelters was Rs25,000 per 30 days per shelter, which amounted to Rs1 crore every year.
The second decision proposed to ship 697 sanitation workers for work in numerous areas of Mohali and to cancel the contract for handbook sweeping.
A sanitation department, in a report, said that Lion Companies, an organization, was awarded the contract of sanitation since 2015. The period of this work was prolonged infrequently. The contract was prolonged until February 14 this 12 months, by a Home decision handed on November 7 final 12 months, on a situation that if the method of recruitment of sanitation workers was completed earlier than three months and the tender course of for mechanical sweeping was accomplished, the contract could be terminated.
After the recruitment of sanitation workers, a decision has now been handed to terminate the contract for handbook sweeping. The MC wants 40 extra workers for the work of handbook sweeping in Mohali. Therefore, it was determined to increase the contract for the work of cleansing of bathrooms until new recruitment was completed.
As well as, throughout the ongoing means of awarding new contracts for the upkeep of parks, approval was given to increase the tenure of the present contractors and likewise to extend the upkeep price paid to them by 25 per cent.
In one other essential decision, the MC Commissioner was given the facility to settle the objections raised concerning the prolonged limits of the civic physique. Municipal Commissioner Kamal Garg will handle these objections and ship a report back to the Native Authorities Division.
Transfer to boost annual income by Rs 1 cr
- Mayor Amarjit Singh Jeeti Sidhu stated the current contractor had the precise to promote until March 25 this 12 months. The contractor needed to submit a licence payment of Rs2,516 per 30 days per bus queue shelter along with the development and upkeep of the shelters at his personal price.
- Jeeti Sidhu stated beneath the decision handed by the MC Home, the reserve value for ads on 33 bus queue shelters was Rs25,000 per 30 days per shelter, which amounted to Rs1 crore every year.