National Urban Renewal Mission (NURM)- a centrally sponsored programme is going to be launched this year in the 10th Plan Period with the objective of upgradation and development of Physical Urban Infrastructure along with improvement of Basic Services for the urban poor as well as boosting the growth of the towns of the state in a uniform and harmonic manner.
Under this recent programme of NURM for the components of IHSDP as per the State Urban strategy plan, Taki town of North 24 Parganas district has been selected for inclusion in the initial phase during the current fiscal year.
It is anticipated that the introduction of the programme will go a long way to upgrade and improve the basic urban infrastructure including the Poverty Sector. Taki Municipality will be capable of utilizing the success of the programme for further Municipal developmental works and up gradation of the quality of Civic life. It will also help the Municipality to become self-reliant and ultimately the town will be a potential generator of economic momentum and activities in the desired direction.
This project report has been prepared in the first phase for a tentative outlay of Rs 492.97 Lakhs. This cost does not include incentive charge of Rs.49.10 Lakhs . The physical schemes for this town has been identified on the basis of preliminary assessment which will be befitting with the final and Comprehensive Development Project Plan for the entire town which is under process.
Municipality Accounts section going to implement double entry systems.
Mini SUNDARBAN in Ward No. 1, Jalalpur with Social Forest department for beautification.
Boating projects in front of Joramondir in Ward No. 3.
Eco-Tourism Park at Ward No. 5 & 16.