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RAILWAYS MUST ELIMINATE “UNMANNED LEVEL CROSSINGS” OPPOSITE RV COLLEGE GB LAYOUT III BLOCK “PROVIDE MANNED LC”

 
 
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RAILWAYS MUST ELIMINATE “UNMANNED LEVEL CROSSINGS” OPPOSITE RV COLLEGE GB LAYOUT III BLOCK “PROVIDE MANNED LC”
by System Administrator - Sunday, 11 September 2016, 10:33 PM
 

By: M.S.Yatnatti: Editor and Video Journalist Bengaluru: There are a total of 28,607 level crossings across the country of which 19,267 are manned and 9340 are unmanned. The official said of the total unmanned level crossings, around 6,388 are on broad gauge network and need priority attention for elimination. The unmanned level crossing opposite RV College need to be removed on priority and provide manned level crossing as daily thousands of people cross it without caring to their lives and they are helpless. This unmanned LC is going to be Feeder to Metro station coming at RV College .Immediate provision of level crossing is the priority asMetro station is coming at RV College .It is now very important that GB Layout people need to be given direct access to Mysore Road by providing Railway Under Bridge FOR LMV and pedestrians opposite RV College or Road over Bridge or at least a manned level crossing .The president KM Siddramu and his executive committee members of III block GB Layout resident welfare association who have made several rounds to BBMP head officeJC office MLA and MP Offices to get their grievances redressed by BBMP officers but till today no action is taken on their major demand despite MLA MP Local corporator recommended RUB.. Their major demand is Railway Under Bridge FOR LMV and pedestrians opposite RV College .Land is already acquired by BDA and approach road exists on both side .They want a simple magic box railway under bridge which can be constructed in just few days time and without much expenditure and it will solve 15 years demand .They also welcome a fly over being planned at LC 10 but it will be of no help to III block residents and it might take 10 years to complete. Thrust is on for construction of rail over bridge, rail under bridge and manning the unmanned level crossings to prevent accidents.