RITES to make DPR for Jammu and Srinagar Light Metro Rail
The MoU has been inked for preparation of a comprehensive mobility plan
The Jammu & Kashmir Economic Reconstruction Agency (JKERA) and Railway consultancy firm RITES have inked a memorandum of undertaking (MoU) for Jammu and Srinagar Light Metro Rail project.
The MoU has been inked for preparation of a comprehensive mobility plan and detailed project report (DPR). Under the MoU, RITES will be responsible for preparation and update of the comprehensive mobility plan (CMP), alternative analysis report and DPR as per new Metro Rail Policy 2017 and Metrolite Policy 2019 in cities of Jammu and Srinagar.
The updated CMP and AAR, in light of the new Metro Policy 2017, is a prerequisite for approval of the final DPR of Metro Rail Project by the Central government.