There can be a single-point taxation system for taxis, autorickshaws and state-run buses in Delhi-NCR, with Haryana, Rajasthan, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh signing an settlement for seamless motion of passenger automobiles within the area, an announcement mentioned.
However, the National Capital Region Planning Board (NCRPB), which held its assembly on Tuesday, deferred its approval on the draft Regional Plan-2041 and requested National Capital Region (NCR) states to submit their feedback about it within the subsequent board assembly.
In the assembly, the NCRPB additionally launched an internet geo-portal for NCR, which covers info on varied sectors like land use, transport, industries, water, energy, well being, shelter, heritage and tourism, catastrophe administration, and so on. introduced as Line, Point and Polygon options.
The board assembly additionally accredited the sub-regional plans for Delhi and UP with caveats and mentioned the progress of labor associated to the delineation of NCR.
“All of us shall work closely together in visualising and building a future-ready National Capital Region of new vibrant India with citizen-centric infrastructure which is harmonious, environment-friendly, smart-digital technology-driven, towards building an economically prosperous region, in tune with the attainment of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs),” Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri mentioned in an announcement.
In the assembly, Mr Puri launched the Combined Reciprocal Common Transport Agreement (CRCTA) for state carriage and contract carriage amongst governments of Haryana, Rajasthan, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh.
This settlement will make sure the seamless motion of passenger automobiles within the NCR.
“There will be single point taxation for all motor cabs/taxis/auto-rickshaw; all stage carriage buses, all State Transport Undertakings (STUs) of NCR, including city bus services. This will encourage the shift of traffic from private vehicles to mass public transport vehicles and will help ease traffic congestion and reduce air pollution,” the NCRPB mentioned in an announcement.
An online geo-portal for NCR developed by NIC for NCRPB was additionally launched within the fortieth assembly of the board.
“The geo-portal for NCR, as a robust central database repository, has been developed with up-to-the mark User Interface, Access Control and Dynamic functionalities, etc. It is expected to greatly benefit sun-regional and local planning in NCR,” the assertion mentioned.
The assembly was chaired Hardeep Singh Puri and attended by Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, Minister of Khadi and Gram Udyog, Kapda, MSME and NRI Department Uttar Pradesh, Sidharth Nath Singh, Minister of Urban Development, Rajasthan, Shanti Kumar Dhariwal, Minister of Urban Development, Delhi Government Satyendar Jain together with different officers.
The Draft Regional Plan-2041 (DRP-2041) was additionally mentioned within the assembly the place the NCRPB Chairman had a view that the DRP-2041 must be put within the public area for suggestions and feedback on the earliest in order that the plan is finalised quickly, it mentioned.
“The chairman asked the states to submit their comments which will be taken up in next meeting of NCRPB. The chairman also directed to convene the board meeting to discuss draft Regional Plan-2041 exclusively soon,” the assertion mentioned.
(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by India07 employees and is printed from a syndicated feed.)
(THIS STORY HAS NOT BEEN EDITED BY INDIA07 TEAM AND IS AUTO-GENERATED FROM A SYNDICATED FEED.)