Commencement of Bonhoogly Tenement LIG Redevelopment Project
Kolkata: The commencement of the much awaited Bonhoogly Tenement Project, a unique public Private Partnership initiative taken up by Refugee Relief & Rehabilitation Department, Government Of West Bengal, Siddha Group & Eden Realty took place. Shri Manjul Krishna Thakur, Hon’ble Minister in Charge, Refugee Relief & Rehabilitation Department, Government Of West Bengal, Shri Sougata Roy, Hon’ble Member Of Parliament, Shri Madan Mitra, Hon’ble Minister of Transport & sports, Shri Tapash Roy, Hon’ble Member of Legislative Assembly, Baranagar, Shri Kashinath Behera, Principal Secretary, Refugee Relief & Rehabilitation Department, Smt Aparna Moulick, Chairperson, Baranagar Municipality, Shri Ram Krishna Pal, Vice Chairman, Baranagar Municipality were present during the occasion.
The Refugee Relief & Rehabilitation Department, Government of West Bengal initiated the plan of building houses for the lower income group (LIG) sections of West Bengal in Bonhoogly in 2006.
Real estate majors, Siddha Group and Eden Reality have now joined hands with Refugee Relief & Rehabilitation Department to build houses for this LIG redevelopment project which will re-habilitate about 800 families living Bonhoogly.
This project will be an integrated mass housing project which will not only have a modernistic uptake but will also be environmental friendly. Each block will be G+3 floor structure.
This area is presently in a dilapidated condition with very poor infrastructure and no sanitization. This project, once completed will give an upgraded housing facility that was promised to them long ago.