Achievement during 2009-2010
1. JAWAHARLAL NEHRU NATIOANL URBAN RENEWAL MISSION (JNNURM)

 

SUB MISSION - I: URBAN INFRASTRUCTURE & GOVERNANCE (UIG)

During the year 2009-10, the first installment of ACA was released for the project on improvement of Naga Nallah and Nambul river works have commenced. The Department being the ‘State Level Nodal Agency (SLNA) “for implementation of Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) in Manipur co-ordinated with state Level Steering Committee (SLSC), IMC, line Departments/Agencies and consultants in proper implementation of project as per the Guidelines of JnNURM. The Department sends Quarterly Progress Report for Solid Waste Management project to the Ministry Of Urban Development. Another DPR for Comprehensive drainage for Imphal City was also prepared and first installment of ACA is released.
During the year under report, Town Planning Department prepared a DPR for availing financial assistance under the JnNURM Stimulus package of the Government of India for purchase of buses for improving the public transport system of Imphal city. The Ministry has sanctioned 25 Semi – Low Floor buses for Imphal city. First installment of Central share is released. Prototype inspection has been made and the rolling stocks are expected to arrive by the end of July 2010.

  SUB MISSION - II: BASIC SERVICES FOR URBAN POOR (BSUP)
 

The first installment of ACA for BSUP of  Imphal was released during the year 2009 -10. The Department liased with the IMC in conducting household survey for identification of urban poor, from whom the list of 1250 beneficiaries for BSUP will be drawn up. The Department submitted Monthly Progress Report and Monthly Report for PMO to the Ministry of HUPA regularly.

2. URBAN INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT SCHEME FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM TOWNS (UIDSSMT)

As a Nodal Agency for the implementation of UIDSSMT, Town Planning Department monitors the progress of the Scheme in the sanctioned towns of Thoubal, Kakching, Moirang, Bishnupur and Jiribam. Quarterly Progress Reports were submitted to the Ministry Of Urban Development.

3. INTEGRATED HOUSING AND SLUM DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (IHSDP)

Two DPRs for IHSDP of Kakching and Bishnupur towns submitted to Ministry of HUPA in 2008 – 09 were revised and the same were approved by the CSC. Construction of houses under this Scheme has started in Thoubal and Jiribam. Verification of beneficiaries in respect of Moirang was conducted by Officers Committee. The Department submitted Monthly Progress Report and Monthly Report for PMO Ministry of HUPA regularly. The Department also conducted hands on training to officials of the ULBs on the use of Online Project Monitoring Tool IPOMs, launched by the Ministry Of HUPA.

4. APPOINTMENT OF THIRD PARTY INSPECTION & MONITORING AGENCY (TPIMA)

Town Planning Department also took initiatives for appointment of Third Party Inspection & Monitoring Agency (TPIMA) for inspecting projects and reforms under BSUP and IHSDP by inviting Financial Proposals from empanelled agencies/consultants.

5. NATIONAL URBAN INFORMATION SYSTEM (NUIS) SCHEME

The Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India has identified Imphal and Kakching towns for developing GIS database under NUIS Scheme. During the year under report, the Town Planning Department coordinated with the Ministry of Urban Development, Survey of India, State Government and the Municipal Councils of Imphal, Kakching towns for commencement of surveys. The requisite software and hardwares have been purchased and distributed to the concerned ULBs. Preparation of base maps and compilation of attribute data is completed.

6. INTGRATED LOW COST SANITATION (ILCS)

In order to facilitate judicious implementation of the projects in Thoubal and Jiribam Municipal Council area, the Department proposed the Administrative Department for a verification survey. The survey was conducted by Manipur Institute of Technology, Takyelpat and Town Planning Department closely co-ordinated with the Institute and the concerned Municipal Councils during the Survey.

7. OTHER ACTIVITIES

Town Planning Department observed ‘World Habitat Day’ on 5th October, 2009. A seminar was organized on the UN- Sponsored theme ‘Planning our urban future’. Experts from Institute of Town Planners, India, New Delhi and Institute of Urban Transport, New Delhi delivered lectures on the Occasion. An on the spot painting competition for school children was also organized.
During the year, Town Planning Department also examined 188 building plans in Imphal Municipality Area. referred by Imphal Municipal Council.

 
 
   
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  Manipur Website
  India Urban Portal
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  Jiribam Municipal Council
  Kakching Municipal Council
  Moirang Municipal Council
  Thoubal Municipal Council
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