The New Delhi Railway Station will likely be redeveloped right into a world-class station in keeping with international requirements. With dome-shaped terminal buildings and two arrival and departure areas on the concourse stage, the station is bound to endure a whole makeover. At the least 9 international and home corporations together with Adani Railways Transport, ISQ Asia Infrastructure Investments, and GMR Highways, have participated in a bid to redevelop the New Delhi Railway Station Different corporations like ISQ Asia Infrastructure Investments, Anchorage Infrastructure Investments Holdings Restricted, Kalpataru Energy Transmission, BIF IV India Infrastructure Holding, Omaxe Restricted and Elpis Ventures participated within the request for citation (RFQ) which opened on Wednesday.
- These corporations will now endure technical analysis. Within the subsequent stage, the Rail Land Growth Authority (RLDA) will float the request for proposal (RFP) for chosen members who get certified within the technical course of, an announcement from the Railways mentioned. The event follows the pre-bid conferences and digital roadshows that apprised the stakeholders of varied developments and elicited suggestions on the undertaking.
- New Delhi Railway Station Redevelopment is a flagship undertaking of the RLDA, and the primary to be undertaken on the Transit-Oriented Growth (TOD) idea in Delhi-NCR.
- It is going to incur capital expenditure at round USD 680 million and will likely be developed on a Design-Construct-Finance-Function-Switch (DBFOT) mannequin.
- The undertaking presents a number of income streams to the developer, together with income from actual property rights and is slated to be accomplished in round 4 years. The concession interval is for 60 years, Railways mentioned.
- The redevelopment of the New Delhi Railway Station is our flagship undertaking that can stimulate financial growth of NCR. The undertaking attracted curiosity from varied nationwide and worldwide stakeholders, RLDA Vice Chairman Ved Parkash Dudeja mentioned.
- “It is going to be instrumental in augmenting the native economic system, producing employment alternatives and boosting tourism potential of Delhi-NCR, making certain Inclusive Growth for Aspirational India. The station is strategically positioned within the coronary heart of Delhi and has proximity to Connaught Place, Delhi’s prime business hub,” it mentioned.
- It is going to even have two multi-modal transport hubs on each aspect, 40-floor high-rise twin towers (with resort/workplaces and retail at podium) and pedestrian boulevard with high-street procuring retailers, it mentioned.
- Pedestrian motion, cycle tracks, and inexperienced tracks have been built-in into the proposed growth plan.
- The station will likely be linked to the IGI Airport by means of the Airport Categorical Line Metro and with Delhi-NCR by way of the Yellow Line of Delhi Metro. DTC bus stops lie on either side of the station.
- It has a grasp plan space of 120 hectares, out of which 88 hectares is being deliberate in part 1 of the undertaking.
- RLDA is the approving authority for the Grasp Plan. To expedite the approvals and clearances, an Apex Committee below the chairmanship of the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi has additionally been constituted.
- The authority is at the moment engaged on 62 stations in a phased method whereas its subsidiary, IRSDC has taken up one other 61 stations.
- Within the first part, RLDA has prioritised distinguished stations like New Delhi, Tirupati, Dehradun, Nellore, and Puducherry for redevelopment.
- The railway stations throughout India will likely be redeveloped on a public-private partnership mannequin as part of Good Metropolis Initiatives launched by the federal government. RLDA is a statutory physique below the Ministry of Railways, for the event of vacant Railway land. (With PTI inputs)
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