Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will take personal attention to make sure that the Navi Mumbai airport takes off. Now that the project affected people will be getting 22.5 pc of the developed land with an average of 2 floor space index in the area.
The growers from the area have been assured of suitable compensation. The land acquired would be developed into a state-of-the art airport with international standards. The facilities will be world class for the travelers.
The major issues concerning the new Airport facing are like Churchgate-Virar Elevated Suburban Rail Corridor; Mumbai Trans Harbour Link (MTHL); Colaba-Bandra SEEPZ; Salt Pan Land and Indu Mills Land were deliberated at length.
A high-level meeting was taken place in Mumbai in which Manmohan Singh, Pritiviraj Chavan, Sharad Pawar, P Chidambaram, Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Ajit Pawar and other minister and officials took part to discus the issue.
In a effort to give another life line to Maharashtra infra sector, a new Rs 9,689 cr MTHL project is being declared and the CM urged the PM to declare it as a National Project and provide enough financial support to the project.
The new mega project involves a total distance of 22 km which will have hassle free link from Mumbai to Navi Mumbai, Pune Goa and South India.
The state government urged the PM to intervene in the infra projects to remove blockages and help the state to get approvals for the projects.