JAGATSINGHPUR: It’s been six years since Union Ministry of Highway Transport and Highways introduced to improve Cuttack-Naugaon State Freeway into Nationwide Freeway-55 however the means of land acquisition is but to start for the mission. The proposed freeway would cross by Jagatsinghpur, Balikuda and Kandarpur.
Collector Sangram Keshari Mohapatra not too long ago mentioned the problems pertaining to the mission with engineers, tehsildars and officers of a number of line departments. He directed Tata Energy Central Odisha Distribution Restricted (TPCDOL), BSNL moreover the Drainage and Forest and Setting departments to submit estimates for shifting or relocating their infrastructure from the mission web site.
For the 78.35 km stretch of the street in Jagatsinghpur district, land acquisition could be carried out in all tehsils besides Kujang. The width of the NH could be 20 metre whereas the by-pass will probably be 30 metre huge. Whereas 40 km new lengthy street and 9 by-pass roads could be constructed, round 200 constructions together with cabins and homes will probably be demolished for which compensation will probably be given to the affected folks.
All tehsildars of the district have been engaged as land acquisition officers whereas the Collector would be the arbitrator for the mission. Sources stated a complete of 957.149 acre land together with 113.359 acre authorities land and 843.790 acre non-public land will probably be acquired for the NH.
The Ministry had issued a notification on January 24 final yr to begin the land acquisition course of for the mission underneath part 3-A of Nationwide Freeway Act, 1956. Earlier, in 2017 the district administration had carried out a public assembly at Jagatsinghpur for the mission. The administration had recognized six areas for building of the proposed NH by-pass.