The project was discussed in UTTIPEC Working Group-II-B meeting under the Chairmanship of Secretary, PWD on 08.03.2017. The background, project, details, observations, recommendations of Working Group-II-B meeting are as follows:
Background & Proposal
a) Earlier, PWD vide letter dated 2.5.2015 submitted the above mentioned proposal to UTTIPEC which was discussed in the Core group meeting on 26.5.2015 under the chairmanship of Addl. Commissioner (Plg.) TB & C in which officers of PWD, Planning Zone 'F', DDA, Delhi Traffic Police, Representative of Sarita Vihar RWAs and UTTIPEC were present. All the representatives presented in the Core Group meeting dated 26.5.15 unanimously agreed that all the above options may be taken up to the WG-II-B.
b) Subsequently, the proposal was discussed in the 51st UTTIPEC Working Group II-B meeting on 28.5.2015 in which PWD & their consultant presented 3 options which are as follows:
Option 1. - Proposed 'U' –Turn at chainage 1900
Proposed 'U' –Turn both ways, at PWD Office. U-Turn caters to both traffic one moving from Jasola commercial centre towards Sarita Vihar as well traffic moving from Sarita Vihar towards Noida.
Traffic moving from Living style Mall towards Sarita Vihar or Mathura road is not catered in this option.
Option 2. - Proposed 'U' –Turn at chainage 2150
Proposed U-Turn both ways at Asia Pacific Institute of Management. U-Turn caters to both traffic one moving from Jasola commercial centre towards Sarita Vihar as well traffic moving from Sarita Vihar towards Noida.
Traffic moving from Sarita Vihar on Madanpur Khadar Village has to travel more to take U-Turn
Option 3. - Proposed 'U' –Turn at chainage 1600-1650
Proposed 'U'-Turn for only one side traffic i.e. traffic moving towards Jasola Commercial centre towards Sarita Vihar. Other U-Turn at RUB for Traffic moving from Sarita Vihar towards Noida already exists.
Working Group dated 28.5.15 recommended option-1 for the consideration of the Governing Body. Governing Body dated 29.5.2015 approved option-1 of the proposal.
c) Subsequently, EE (SER)-II, PWD vide letter dated 1.08.2016 mentioned that various RWAs had objected for construction of approved 'U' turn at option-1 mentioned above and had sent number of representations to PWD. It is mentioned that four out of the five RWAs are of the view that 'U' turn should be constructed at option-2 near Periyar management & Computer college and one RWA requested for construction at chainage 1875 i.e. shifting of earlier approved by 25 mt towards Jasola Vihar. PWD had requested that modified option-2 (in green colour at chainage 2150) to be approved.
d) EE (SER)-II, PWD vide letter dated 25.2.2017 mentioned that Delhi Traffic Police vide letter dated 17.2.2017 has consented to the modified proposed 'U' turn and requested for consideration of Working Group II-B.
Observations & recommendation of the WG-II-B dated 8.3.2017
Working Group recommended the modified proposal (option-2) for uploading on UTTIPEC website for community feedback and accordingly, for consideration of the Governing Body.