MMRDA

AcronymDefinition
MMRDAMumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (India)
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In a letter addressed to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Galgali has demanded that, the MMRDA should immediately seize the property of the defaulters and fix the responsibility of the MMRDA Officers who are in connivance with the defaulters and take strict action against such persons and recover its dues.
Later, the MMRDA handed over the flyover to the BMC which said it would take around three days to complete the repairs.
On the information sought on the status of inquiry into the various mishaps that occurred during construction work, the MMRDA has informed that a total of seven mishaps resulted in six deaths and 17 workers being injured for which the MMOPL has paid a compensation Rs4.
In any case, MMRDA has never returned the rent amount in the past as there was no case of cancelation," said Wankhede.
MMRDA is not only focused on completing the projects, but it also wants to satisfy the needs of commuters and enhance the transport system in Mumbai, said MMRDA metropolitan commissioner Ratnakar Gaikwad, adding that the authority plans to provide integrated ticketing system as well.
The timeframe set by MMRDA to complete construction of the second line is 2015, for which work is yet to begin.
Then there were other trips by MMRDA commissioner Rahul Asthana and additional commissioner Ashwini Bhide for a three-day trip to London at a cost of Rs2 million to attend a conference on infrastructural finance.
Kalina is in western suburbs of Mumbai, close to the MMRDA Ground.
Mr Gaikwad said that MMRDA has already called for detailed project reports for all the corridors and the reports are likely to be completed in a month's time.
According to MMRDA, the consortium had agreed on a fare structure of Rs9 (52 fils) up to 3km, Rs11 up to 8km and Rs13 for more than 8km.
From 1975 up to almost 2003, MMRDA basically remained a regional planning development organisation.
8km will be constructed by MMRDA from Western Express Highway to Mahakali Caves and from SV Road in Jogeshwari to Samartha Nagar in Lokhandwala.