The Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) recently revealed that since the announcement of Jewar Airport, investment has received a major boost in and around the Yamuna Expressway areas.
The Uttar Pradesh State Government gave nod for the Jewar airport bid document prepared by Price water house Coopers [PwC]. The proposal will now be sent to Union civil aviation ministry for clearance officials said. The ministry is expected to send clearances for the same by the December-end. After which, the project will have an open international bidding for the tendering process.
NAIL, i.e. the Noida International Airport Company Limited will be responsible for the bidding process. This is a company formed by the Yogi Aditynath-led Uttar Pradesh State Government in August 2018 to get the Jewar International Airport project rolling. The company NIAL recently formed a core team of 10-members that include officials from YEIDA for the handling of airport-related work.
In a recently held conclave in the national capital, Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Aditynath assured that the International Airport at Jewar would be ready within next three years. On Saturday, the CM participated in the India Idea Conclave 2018 in Delhi where he also announced that the Ground-breaking ceremony for Jewar airport will be performed by year end.
Speaking during the conclave, CM Adityanath said, “By the end of December we will get the PM to perform the shilanyas at the site of the international airport at Jewar and within three years we will be able to provide good service to NCR areas.”
In a recent development, Price Waterhouse Cooper (PwC), the consultant appointed to prepare the techno-feasibility report of Jewar Airport has submitted the concessionaire agreement to the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) on Monday.
According to senior officials, YEIDA will now study the agreement and its legalities for a week and then will send the document to the state civil aviation department for the approval from the project monitoring and implementation committee. It is said that the process will take about a month’s time.
In a recent development, the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) has invited bids for selecting a consultant that will study ways to connect the proposed Jewar Airport to Delhi and other important cities of NCR. The last date to submit applications is October 24, as told by YEIDA officials.
According to Shailendra Bhatia, an officer on special duty at YEIDA, the consultant applying should have an annual turnover of at least Rs 20 crore in the last three financial years and should be able to submit the report within four months.
The Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) has announced the launch of a new scheme on October 9 under which they will be selling over 1000 plots near Jewar Airport. The plots will be available in various configuration and buyers will get the allotment after two years.
As per the authority officials, interested buyers can apply online for the scheme from October 11, while the brochures will be available from October 15. The plots will range between 120 and 500 square meters and they will be located in sectors 18, 19, 20, 22A, 22C and 22D.
After receiving the consent of more than 70% farmers for the land acquisition of Jewar Airport, the Gautam Budh Nagar administration is now working on the proposal for the same of the proposed Jewar international airport project which will be prepared by this week. According to the authority officials, the UP government is expected to start the acquisition process by the end of October.
A senior authority official has revealed that currently they are preparing the proposal for the acquisition and as per the procedure; the process will begin after UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath approves the social impact assessment (SIA) report.
In a recent meeting, the UP Government has given its approval on the social impact assessment (SIA) report that encompasses the details of the land identified for the development of Jewar Airport. The meeting took place few days back in Lucknow in the presence of UP chief secretary Anup Chandra Pandey, members of Noida International Airport Limited, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) India and other UP government officials.
During the meeting, PwC gave a presentation about the concession agreement draft to the chief secretary. After the meeting, a senior UP Govt official said, “The UP government will first approve the SIA report in the cabinet, and then issue a notification to make way for land acquisition,”
In a latest development, over 70% of the landowners agreed to give their land for the proposed Jewar International Airport. On Saturday, local MLA Dhirendra Singh said that they have got the consent of over 200 landowners which is more than what as per the provisions of Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013.
The Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Area (YEIDA) has decided to conduct a feasibility study to connect the proposed Jewar International Airport and Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International airport via an elevated road. The Authority will float an e-tender to rope in a consultant for the study.
In order to provide a smooth connectivity between both the airports an elevated road is proposed which will be 40-kilometers in distance. The officials are also working on other alternative options like Rapid Rail Transport System (RRTS), Pod Taxi etc.