Industry body FICCI has reportedly urged the government to revisit the tendering system for construction work contracts, claiming that the current least-cost selection method or L1 may not be the most appropriate and suitable method to award a contract.
Under the Smart City mission, Shimoga has about 74 projects worth Rs 11.84 billion, which are under various stages of project preparation or execution or tendering, says Charulata Somal, Managing Director, Shivamogga Smart City Corporation, and Commissioner, Shimoga City Corporation.
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Limiting just one road contract to each contractor, the Kolhapur Municipal Corporation (KMC) is preparing the re-tendering process for Nagarotthan, the Maharashtra State government-funded road development project.