New Delhi: The Service of Lodging and Metropolitan Undertakings has proposed to correct a part of the Metro Rail routes (Activity and Upkeep) Act 2002 to guarantee that no connection of properties or financial balances or any resources of any metro rail can at any point be completed, sources said.
The move comes directly following a new request passed by the High Court for a situation including Delhi Air terminal Metro Express Confidential Restricted (DAMEPL) and the Delhi Metro Rail Organization (DMRC).
The Delhi High Court on February 27 had requested the Middle to settle on the issue from allowing endorse for joining moveable and steadfast resources of the DMRC for paying the neglected measure of arbitral honor to Dependence Framework advanced DAMEPL.
An office notice has been given by a senior authority in the service on Walk 17, which peruses: “The undersigned is coordinated to say that this Service proposes to change Segment 89 of the Metro Rail lines (Activity and Upkeep) Act 2002 (60 of 2002). A foundation note is encased at Annexure-I”.
The reminder additionally says that “it is mentioned to give the remarks in regard of the draft bill at the earliest in somewhere around fourteen days time from the date of issue of this OM”.
The foundation note connected with it said according to the Allotment of Business Rules 1961, Service of Lodging and Metropolitan Undertakings (MoHUA) is the nodal organization for arranging and coordination of metropolitan vehicle framework.
“As of now, 845 km of metro lines are functional in 20 distinct urban communities and around 991 km of metro rail projects (counting Delhi Meerut RRTS) are under development in different urban communities of the country,” it says.
The activity and support of rail line in the nation is represented by the Metro Rail routes (Activity and Upkeep) Act 2002 (60 of 2002). Segment 89 of the Metro Rail lines (Activity and Support) Act 2002 arrangements with limitation on execution against metro rail route property, it adds.
The need to revise Segment 89 of the Metro Railroads (Activity and Upkeep) Act 2002 has been felt considering the new request passed by the High Court of Delhi in the issue of DAMEPL versus DMRC, refers to the foundation note.
Authorization of connection of properties of DMRC was denied by the focal government as that would “involve conclusion of DMRC and stopping the whole city”, it says.
Considering the above foundation, the Service is of the assessment to change the Segment 89 “to make it outright with the goal that no connection of properties or ledgers or any resources of any metro rail lines properties can at any point be completed,” the foundation note says.
Declaring that Delhi Metro is the life saver of the public capital and connecting districts, Association Lodging and Metropolitan Undertakings Priest Hardeep Singh Puri as of late had guided authorities to return to a Metro Railroads Act arrangement to guarantee no properties or ledgers of the metro can be joined ever.
The taking note of was made by Puri in the report joined in an extra sworn statement recorded by the Service of Lodging and Metropolitan Issues in the Delhi High Court on Walk 3.
He would not allow to append properties of Delhi Metro, saying it has turned into the life saver of Delhi and the Public Capital District with the work of lakhs of individuals relying upon it.