The alternative route decision for the Malkajgiri assembly constituency. It’s a fate of 13 lakhs citizen; they need transport routes through the AOC but the decision will outcome after the meetings between army, the resident welfare associations and the GHMC on Jan 12.
The major general C. A. Pithawalla’s last meeting with them as he is going to retire on Jan 31, so he wants to take final decision on this issue .RWAs wants Army and the GHMC to finalize the route using the area behind Uttamnagar bus stop leading to Allahabad Gate on the East Marredpally route, which connects Wellington road to Allahabad gate passing through the Thapar stadium.
Which as railway track from Safilguda gate to Ramakrishnapuram gate, which would cater to the residents of Sainikpuri till Radhika Junction? Pithawalla talking to the media, “Before I retire, I want to do my best as the new officer will take some time to understand the issue”. Meanwhile they are decided to use the Trimulgherry junction to make modifications, into big free-flowing triangular island facilitating one –way traffic movement. And its survey no .292 and it are under the government control.
“Members of as many as 60 RWAs in the Malkajgiri Assembly constituency will be affected by the outcome of the meeting. Major General Pithawalla is aware of the issue. However, after his retirement, the new officer our have to be briefed. The RWAs request to both the GHMC and the Army to expedite the proposal, submit the same to the ministry of defense for approval, and construct the alternatives routes without inconveniencing the commuters”, said the RWA members.
Objection to the ‘closure of roads’ in cantonment areas, union minister said.
“The defence ministry has issued specific directions to all defence departments across the country regarding the same after nearly 72 petitions were received”. Minister also added the directives regarding the issue and it’s mandatory for the official authorities to follow them.