Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, The deadline for the completion of New Market multistory parking at Sheetla parking area is already over and it is behind schedule by one-and-half year. On the other hand large numbers of vehicles are parked in New Market’s no parking areas.
The BMC is undertaking construction of multistory parking to resolve the grim problem of parking in New Market. The work on multistory parking was started in March 2015 and it was scheduled to be completed in two years.
That is it should have been completed by March 2017. But it is not yet over although it is already behind the schedule by nearly one-and-half year.
The parking problem at Bhopal’s most crowded area New Market was expected to be resolved but the work is getting delayed.
The five-storied multi-level parking lot worth Rs 80 crore at New Market was to be developed in two years. The parking lot in New Market is being constructed with Rs 36.33 crore. The parking lot will be equipped with facilities such as elevator, smoke detector, fire-fighting equipment and CCTV cameras.