Second Satellite Railway Terminal At Naganahalli: Villagers Convinced, Decks Cleared For Land Acquisition

Sep 22, 2018

Mysuru:  The much needed construction of the Second Satellite Railway Terminal for Mysuru at Naganahalli village, which was first announced in the Budget for 2018-19 and reiterated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to city seven months ago, hinges on land acquisition.

The project requires a minimum of 370 to 400 acres of land and the onus is on the State Government to pursue it and expedite the process. A meeting was held this morning at Naganahalli Railway Station to resolve the issue of land acquisition, compensation and related issues with the land owners and villagers.

MP Pratap Simha, who represents the Centre, Higher Education and Mysuru District Minister G.T. Devegowda, who represents the State Government, Additional Divisional Railway Manager Ajay Sinha chaired the meeting that was attended by Mysuru Deputy Commissioner Abhiram G. Sankar, Assistant Commissioner Shivegowda and Tahsildar T. Ramesh Babu. A host of Railway and Revenue officials too attended the meeting.

Source: Star of Mysore