EPDP Association ( Delhi) Regd.
· Dream of Chitta Ranjan Park was realized for “displaced persons from East Pakistan who are already residing in Delhi and are gainfully employed in the capital”. In the first phase aroud 2200 families got land and after about 10 years 714 families were allotted land with the intervention of present foreign minister Sh. Pronab Mukherjee and Smt Monika Das, Ex MP.Today about 2000 Bengali families are residing in CR Park as tenants and guest to relations.
· CR Park is called “Mini Bengal” as the continuity of nurturing Bengali tradition and culture is being maintained through two generations by now; credit goes to Chitta Ranjan Memorial Society, Kali mandir Society, Bangiya Samaj,Bipin Chandra Pal memorial, Purbosree Mahila Samity, etc. and numerous learned and enthusiast residents.
Foundation Stone ( new building) laying ceremony
Golden Jubilee celebrations
2.Memorandum of Association :
In its General Body meeting on 17 December, 2006, six new clauses were added, object clause is one of those, which says :
“Undertaking with the help of Government of such social, economic, educational, cultural and other welfare activities as are considered necessary for the complete rehabilitation of the members in their new surroundings.” ….
3. Current Activities ( as per Secretary’s Report in the last Annual General Body Meeting)
- Addressing water crisis inCR Park
- Addressing unauthorized building activities/ encroachment of roads
- Ammendment of EPDP Constitution
- Remodelling of DDA market Nos 1 & 2 in CR Park
- Co-ordination meeting with all Block RWAs and socio-cultural organizations of C R Park
- Padestrian overbridge in outer Ring Road after Nehru Place Fly over
- PNG domestic gas supply to CR Park
- Extension of Metro Rail in Nehru Place during 2nd phase
- Rainwater Harvesting
- Bhagidari Scheme
- Revival of ‘Jatra’ (Bengali ethnic stage play
- Property Tax collections
- Repair of Roads and lanes
- Installation of electric poles and and street lights
- Getting more bus routes
- CGHS Dispensary in C R Park
- Contruction of EPDP’s new office building
- Fire fighting engines/ Fire tenders for CR Park
- Sports Complex for CR Park
- Security and Traffic Mangement during Durga Puja
- Development work with MLA/Councillor’s Fund
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