By Accommodation Times Bureau
NBCC, a Navratna CPSE under the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has bagged orders worth Rs1,000 crores from Uttarakhand and Rajasthan State Governments for various civil projects.
The projects include developing two rivers fronts in Dehradun along the rivers Rispana and Bindal and developing a new multi-storey housing complex for the Rajasthan Administrative Service (RAS) and Rajasthan Police Service (RPS) officers.
“In Uttarakhand, NBCC would work as an implementing agency and shall be responsible for planning, designing, construction, operation and management. The scope of work also includes building essential facilities such as retaining walls, check dams, stormwater drain, utility provisions, roadside green stretch, pedestrian walkways, bridges, etc”, the company said in a statement.
The entire project would be developed on a self-revenue generating model. Once the project gets completed, both NBCC & MDDA shall recoup the initially invested funds from the sale of its commercial proceeds.
“In Rajasthan, NBCC will construct 250 flats of the Type I category of the approximate size of 2,500 sq. feet each. To recover the construction cost of flats that will be developed for officials, NBCC has been allowed to construct and sell two commercial blocks”, it added.
Dr. Anoop Kumar Mittal, CMD – NBCC said, “NBCC proud to be nominated for developing two major riverfronts in Uttarakhand and multi-storey housing complex for the Rajasthan Administrative Service (RAS) and Rajasthan Police Service (RPS) officers. We will deploy our best manpower to make these projects an iconic development for the entire country.”
It’s worth mentioning that the company already has a presence in Uttarakhand and has undertaken a number of projects namely, construction works in IIT Roorkee costing 231 Crore, Vidhan Sabha building at Gairsain costing 118.99 Crore, CRPF Quarters at Kathgodam costing 73 crores among others. The company has successfully completed construction works at Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University; ITBP at Mussoorie; and Infra development work for SIIDCUL, Sitarganj etc.