New Delhi, Jun 29 (PTI) AAP MLA Alka Lamba today voiced her concern over the functioning of the Shahjahanabad Redevelopment Corporation (SRDC) and said the absence of a chairman had rendered it “ineffective”. Also Read - JNU To Reopen For Science Stream's PWD-PhD Students From December 21
PWD engineer-in-chief Sarvagya Srivastava was appointed the chairman of the SRDC by PWD Minister Satyendar Jain, but the Lieutenant Governor did not uphold his appointment. Also Read - LG's Orders to be Followed, Not Time to do Politics, Says Kejriwal Amid Row Over Reserving Hospitals For Delhi Residents
“There is ambiguity as to who will head the SRDC. Due to this, development work has been affected in my constituency,” said Lamba. Also Read - Breather For Delhiites, 43 U-turns Will be Set to Decongest Traffic
Earlier, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal used to head the SRDC. Later, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and subsequently, Jain became the chairman of the corporation.
However, Jain appointed Srivastava as the PWD secretary and the SDRC chairman.
The LG subsequently struck down Srivastava’s appointment as PWD secretary. He is yet to give his nod to Srivastava’s appointment as SRDC chairperson.
This is published unedited from the PTI feed.