Hyderabad: Minister Ch Malla Reddy, along with Mayors Dr. Bonthu Rammohan (GHMC), Jekka Venkat Reddy (Firjadiguda) and Samala Buchi Reddy (Boduppal), inspected the development of connecting roads towards Cherlapally Railway Station here on Thursday.
It is proposed to develop Cherlapally Railway station into junction, once it developed the burden on Secunderabad Railway Station can be reduced marginally. Accordingly the connecting roads to leading to Cherlapally Railway Station are being widened and developed.
Similarly, the road from Chengicherla x roads to Pedda Chengicherla through Railway over bridge is being widened with 100 feet width and also widening of road from IOC petrol pump to Cherlapally Railway Station via Bharathnagar.
Further, they inspected the land for the proposed development of 120 ft road from NFC X roads to Chengicherla Main Road and from Bharath Gas Company to Railway Station and to discuss feasibility of land acquisition in a meeting to be conveyed shortly with Forest department and TSIITC officials.
Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said that Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao was giving much priority for the development of Medchal District by constructing Skyways and flyovers with outlay of Rs.1,000 Crores on Warangal Highway.
GHMC Mayor Rammohan said that MA&UD Minister K. Tarakarama Rao discussed the matter relating to development of Cherlapally Railway Station, Road widening works with Railways officials during meeting held recently in GHMC Head Office.
Accordingly as per the instructions of the Hon’ble Minister MA&UD, we came to see the progress of works. Further, he said that with the development of Cherlapally railway junction, long distance trains coming and going commence from this junction only and the pressure of load decreases on Secunderabad Railway station.
There is chance of extending MMTS services up to Cherlapally Railway terminal. Keeping in view the development of this area, the authorities from HRDCL, HMDA, Town planning wing and Railways are coordinating and working together. TDR will be given to the land owner towards acquiring land for the development. (INN)