Leaders of several organizations from Kra Daadi and Lower Subansiri districts of Arunachal Pradesh on Thursday met the authority of the National Highway Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (NHIDCL) and submitted a memorandum seeking immediate repair and maintenance of the Talo to Yapak Geko stretch of road under Joram-Koloriang of the Trans-Arunachal Highway (TAH) project.
The team led by Heri Maring Nyishi, general secretary of Elite Society (NES) met NHIDCL general manager Col Prabhakar Kumar in Itanagar at the NHIDCL office and submitted a memorandum for immediate repair and maintenance of the Talo-Yakha camp to Yapap Gyeko road (20KM to 50KM) within the first week of October.
While highlighting that the stretch of the road is in deplorable condition, the delegates apprised the NHIDCL authorities that commuters are facing a lot of problem.
Meanwhile, the delegation also urged the State Government and Deputy Commissioner of Lower Subansiri district to immediately settle the land compensation problem so that work on the entire stretch of Joram to Koloriang road can be taken up at the earliest.
The team has assured all support and cooperation for immediate repairing and maintenance of said stretch of road and also for construction of Joram-Koloriang road.
Meanwhile, it is learnt that the NHIDCL general manager has assured to start the repair and maintenance work of Talo-Yakha camp to Yapap Gyeko for which the tender works is nearing completion.
Col Kumar also sought support and cooperation from the people, especially locals.