Vrindavan, 2017.10.27 (VT): UP Energy Minister Shrikant Sharma presided over a meeting on Wednesday, to discuss various beautification projects for Mathura. Architect Mayank Garg made a presentation to the committee, showcasing his design ideas.
As a part of the beautification plan, decorative gates will be built at the entrances of the city from Panigaon, Lakshminagar, Krishnanagar, Masani and Chhatikara. The architect’s designs included themes related to Shri Krishna in Mathura, such as a flute, a peacock feather, a chakra, and so forth.
Shrikant Sharma said that the gates should have tableaus of Krishna Lila on the top, and that Kosikalan should also receive a decorative gateway.
Ideas for beautifying the railway crossings and intersections at Masani, Deeg Gate, Vrindavan, State Bank and Saunkh Adda were also discussed. To help control traffic, barriers will be installed from Bharatpur Gate to Holi Gate and at Nagarpalika Tirahe. A new underground parking garage will be built at Jubilee Park to help decrease the congestion.
During the new meeting, a new mobile app was presented, which will help city residents communicate with authorities regarding various services such as trash pickup, bathrooms in need of cleaning, cleanliness of streets, and so forth.
The Vice President of Braj Tirth Vikash Parishad Shri Shailjakant Mishra, District Magistrate Arvind Malappa Bangari, SSP Swapnil Mamgai, MVDA Vice President Yashu Rustagi and BJP district head Tejveer Singh were present at the meeting.
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