HC directs for replacement of Sreedharan in Dal Committee

Excelsior Correspondent
SRINAGAR, Oct 8: As one of the member of recently constituted expert committee for conservation of Dal lake has expressed his inability to perform duties, the High Court today directed for alternate and replacement of the said member.
The Division Bench of Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice Alok Aradhe has directed for indentifying a proper and expert person to replace Elattuvalapil Sreedharan, former Chairperson Delhi Metro Rail Corporation and Member, Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board who was made one of the members of the expert committee as he has expressed inability to discharge the assignment given to him on account of his old age.
In this connection, High Court directed the other two members of the committee as also the registry to find out the person who would replace the Sreedharan and be part of the committee.
Court on September 18 had constituted a three member expert committee for conservation, protection and restoring the glory of Dal Lake after observing that the rehabilitation and restoration of Lake has been impeded despite crores of rupees have been spent but so far.
Apart from the expert committee, Court has already constituted Monitoring Committee, Scientific Advisory Committee, Court Commissioner.