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शुक्रबार, माघ १३, २०७९
Friday, January 27, 2023

शुक्रबार, माघ १३, २०७९
Friday, January 27, 2023

Builders pledge to deliver projects within the deadline

KATHMANDU: Construction companies have made a written promise to complete the road projects that are under construction for years but have not been completed in the Kathmandu Valley within the stipulated time. The companies have committed to delivering the project by setting a timeline.

At an interaction that was also attended by the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Physical Infrastructure and Transport Narayan Kaji Shrestha, the construction entrepreneurs made the pledge to expedite the implementation of the projects. The Secretary of the Ministry, the Director General of the Road Department, and the heads of various projects were also present on the occasion.

During the interaction, the builders spoke about the difficulties they faced with their respective contracts and sought the necessary government support to create an environment to move forward with the project seamlessly.

According to the Secretariat of the Minister of Physical Infrastructure and Transport (MoPIT), the project construction professionals of the three districts of the valley participating in the

interaction promised to complete the projects under their respective contracts within the specified time frame.

There are 11 projects in the valley to be completed with a deadline. There are six and five projects with low performance in Kathmandu and Lalitpur districts respectively. Builders and the Division Road Office in Bhaktapur agreed to carry out four projects in the Bhaktapur district.

Projects in the Kathmandu district

1.Mahankal-Bhrukutichok-Tenzingchok- Fika Anigumwa Chapali- Budhanilkanth Road

Builder – Tudi/Prera JV Bagdol Lalitpur

Deadline – end of mid-July 2023

2. Akashedhara Ram Mandir-Krishna Mandir Road

Builder – Shailung Construction Company

Deadline – end of February 27, 2023

3.Sitapaila-Ramkot-Bhimdhunga Road

Builder – Ashish CM Jayababa JV

Deadline –  end of mid-February

4.Pepsicola -Brahkhel Road

Builder – Mahalakshmi/Worldwide Bhandar Dhodung JV

Deadline – end of July 2023

5. Mitrapark Gaurighat Guheshwari Nayabasti Jorpati Road ( Black toping)

Builders – Sunkoshi/Prajil JV

Deadline – mid-February 2023

6. Sattale Bhandari Garment Akashedhara Baluwakhani Road

Builders – Diva/Shailong JV

Deadline – July 2023

Projects in Lalitpur District

1. Periodic Maintenance of Rehabilitation and Upgrading Works along Champi-Tikabhairav Road

Builders – Maharjan Construction Services

Deadline– mid-April 2023 (except bridges)

2. Upgrading curves along Toukhel Chapagaun Champi Dhukuchhap Dakshinkali Road

Builder – Dragon-Maharjan JV, Kathmandu

Deadline-  mid-April 2023

3.Upgrading and Rehabilitation Works along Lubhu-Lakuribhanjang-Manedovan Road

Builder– PM Maharjan JV, Lalitpur

Deadline- mid-April 2023

4.Specific Maintenance Works Lalitpur M.N.P. 15, Khumaltar, Road to Ullens

The school (Old), Lalitpur

Builder – Raniban Construction, Kathmandu

Deadline – mid-April 2023

5.Construction of RCC Bridge over Nakhkhu Khola

Builder – Maharjan Construction Services, Lalitpur

Deadline – end of mid-July 2023

Projects in Bhaktapur

According to Arjunjang Thapa, Director General of the Department of Roads informed it was agreed at the interaction to modify the projects that the builders had partially completed and the projects could not be completed due to the obstruction of the locals.

Some of these road projects have been completed at the local level despite the contract, while some have been stuck for years due to little work.

Road projects in the list of modifications

1. Extension of Pati road from Kamalbinayak bus park to Bhatkepati and construction of drain

Builders -Shri Lohani and Brothers/Laligurans JV

Manohara Khola Bridge Indrayani Changunarayan Road Manohara Khola RCC and access road construction work

Builders – Shri Lama Builders/Salpa Sherpa/Jai Baba Gorakh JV

2. Hanumante Khola Araniko Highway Bapfa Pati Bihar Bahakha Bazar road widening work

Builder-Sunaula Khimti Construction

3. Road widening works at Lokanthali Health post Praja Chowk Child Nature School

 Builder -Sunaula Khimti Construction

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