Gurugram: Residents living in housing societies placed on the Dwarka pike have written to National main road Authority of Asian nation (NHAI), on Friday, requesting associate exemption from the toll free at the Kherki Daula parcel.
A group of residents underneath the banner of Dxp Welfare Association (Dwarka pike Welfare Association) met NHAI officers and bimanual over a memo, seeking exemption from toll for over one hundred thousand residents living in numerous residential societies from sectors eighty one to ninety nine.
The access to those sectors is thru the Delhi-Gurgaon pike, and residents need to cross the Kherki Daula toll and take a right flip underneath the flyover.
For non-commercial vehicles, the toll is Rs sixty five. In business class, there ar 2 rates: Rs eighty and Rs a hundred. The residents aforesaid they pay Rs a hundred thirty for crossing the toll a minimum of double daily.
Ashok Tejpal, president, freelance Floors Association, Sector 83, said, “On several occasions, we’ve got to cross the parcel 3 to fourfold. we tend to find yourself paying Rs 3500 to Rs 4000 a month for the toll alone. it’s strange that the authorities ar turning a blind eye to the present downside. thus we tend to had to satisfy the NHAI authorities for exempting United States from the toll.”
The residents aforesaid that Ashok Sharma, project director of the Delhi-Gurgaon pike, wasn’t accessible in office; however they submitted the memo still.
Ravi Poonia, general secretary, RWA, Mapsko Casa Bella, Sector 82, said, “If the Haryana government and therefore the NHAI will exempt residents of all villages placed in shut radius of the toll, they must exempt United States furthermore.”
There are regarding fifty societies that are occupied, of that the foremost inhabited ones ar placed in sectors eighty one to ninety nine that the access through Kherki Daula toll is kind of convenient.
Prakhar Sahay, joint secretary, Dxp Welfare Association, said, “We expect positive action from the NHAI. We’ve got asked the NHAI for exemption from toll until the time it’s far from here. The hold up at the toll is additionally a significant worry. There’s no answer with the traffic police and therefore the NHAI. we tend to pay toll and face jam and nuisance daily.”
The executive of Millennium town pike personal restricted (MCEPL) that is working the Kherki Daula parcel aforesaid the concessionaire’s workplace has not received any such request or proposal.
S Raguraman, chief military officer (MCEPL), said, “We have already distributed sixteen,000 tags to the residents of thirty one villages. we are going to not comment something on this issue.” “I won’t create any statement during this regard. but this can be true that this workplace has received a proposal from residents,” aforesaid Ashok Sharma, project director, NHAI.