Proposed 46 TP Schemes Near Ring Road Project


Most villages around the city are set to undergo a facelift in the coming days as the Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority (PMRDA) has proposed to lay out 46 more town planning (TP) schemes around the ring road project, for which work will start soon. The schemes have been proposed to make the 128-km long ring road project self-sustainable with planned development alongside, said PMRDA officials.The new schemes will be built 500 metres from the proposed ring road. PMRDA chief executive officer and metropolitan commissioner Kiran Gitte said, “On the lines of Ahmedabad city, the PMRDA is planning to develop 46 town planning schemes around the ring road. The town planning schemes and the ring road will be developed simultaneously and are part of the same project. The schemes are part of the ring road project and it will help authorities acquire land for the project at minimal cost.”