Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, The work on multilevel parking in MP Nagar in March 2015 and it was scheduled to be completed in two years. The deadline for completion of work was two years but the even more than one year after the deadline the work is far from over.
A five-floor hi-tech parking was proposed to be constructed at MP Nagar at a cost of Rs 36 crore. The MP Nagar has been facing grave problem of parking as the area has various coaching centres, showrooms, vehicle repair shops, restaurants, banks, various government and private offices.
The parking problem at Bhopal’s most crowded area MP Nagar was expected to be resolved with the multi-level parking lot. The parking lot will be equipped with facilities such as elevator, smoke detector, fire-fighting equipment and CCTV cameras.
But due to the slow speed of work the MP Nagar parking lot remains unfinished. Bhopal has two multi-level parking lots at Ibrahimpura and Moti Masjid.
Multi-level parking lot at MP Nagar
- Work started in March 2015
- Work should have been completed by March 2017
- Area allotted for parking 11,563 square metres
- Two-wheeler capacity 2,000
- Four-wheeler capacity 2,000
- Estimated cost of construction Rs 44.04 crore
Work on multi-level parking lot at MP Nagar is in final phased and it would be completed soon.
PK Jain, City Engineer