Govt constitutes panel to oversee procurement of e-Buses

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JAMMU: The government on Friday constituted an Inter Departmental Expert Committee to oversee the procurement of e-Buses and to finalize the terms of the contract for the procurement.
“Sanction is accorded to the constitution of an Inter-departmental Expert Committee to oversee the procurement of e-Buses and to finalize the terms of the contract for the said procurement,” reads an order issued by Manoj Kumar Dwivedi, Principal Secretary, General Administration Department.
As per order, the committee will be headed by CEO, Jammu Smart City Limited (JSCL) as its Chairperson while CEO, Srinagar Smart City Limited (SSCL), Chief Engineer, Mechanical Engineering Department, Managing Director, JKSRTC, Director, J&K Motor Garages, Chief Accounts Officer, JMC and Law Officer, SMC will be its Members.
“The Committee shall finalize the RFP for e-buses and its related operations besides to look into the technical specifications of e-buses and all related machinery equipment and infrastructure etc and to examine the Financial Model of procurement of e-buses along with Legal aspect as per the terms and conditions of the contract,” the order stated and added, ” The Committee shall look into availability of spaces for Depots, Charging Stations and any other operational requirement as required and shall finalize and submit the RFP within a week’s time from the date of issuance of this order.”