Shri Shiv Das Meena, Chairman, @CentralPollutionControlBoard today visited NCRTC’s Corporate office and Delhi-Ghaziabad-Meerut RRTS corridor’s construction sites. Among other construction sites, he visited one of the launching gantries (तारिणी 2.1), to observe the on-going segment launching. He especially took note of the various dust mitigation measures like use of anti-smog guns, water sprinklers etc. taken by #NCRTC to minimize pollution in and around the construction sites.
Shri Meena was also briefed about the various unique features of India’s first #RRTS such as Multimodal integration #MMI and how it will transform the regional mobility in NCR. Shri Meena congratulated the field engineers for working in tough conditions of heavy traffic movement that too amidst COVID-19 pandemic. He also acknowledged the way NCRTC team is leveraging various advanced technologies especially in the field of project monitoring and cost control for the efficient execution of this commuter centric project. He appreciated that the sites & casting yard are being systematically maintained and clean. He took keen interest in understanding the systems created by NCRTC to deal with the prevailing challenges of air pollution in the project area.