In a meeting composed by Chennai metro rail authorities at their office in Koyembedu on Tuesday, more than 62 North Chennai inhabitants voiced their grievances and submitted petitions identified with procurement of area and different properties for development of the metro rail stage I augmentation from Washermenpet to Wimco Nagar.
Endeavors are on to takeover land for development of four stations-Theagaraya College, Korukkupet, Tondiarpet and Tolgate and rail courses interfacing Korukkupet to Tondiarpet and Tondiarpet to Tolgate in the expansion stage.
The occupants, who submitted petitions, had a place with zones where Tondiarpet and Tolgate metro stations and Korukkupet to Tondiarpet course.
Authorities from metro rail and the Chennai Collectorate informed the inhabitants on the procurements accessible in the Land Acquisition Act. They guaranteed that as per the Act, land proprietors will be given a pay twofold the business sector cost.
Proprietors of structures will be repaid upon assessment by open works office authorities while remuneration will likewise be given to individuals who will lose their occupation because of the obtaining of area. Authorities had led comparable gatherings before at the metro rail office and at the Chennai Collectorate.
The nine-kilometer augmentation line will have eight stations including two underground stations at Sir Theagaraya College and at Korukkupet. Tenders have as of now been coasted for the development of the two underground stations and 2.5km passages.