The provision under the scheme include Rs 200 crore each under EKAMRA and SAMALEI schemes.
The clarification by SMC came a day after the vendors staged a road blockade protesting the closure of the Kamlibazar haat.
As the land over which the new crematorium will come up, is just 2 km via ring road from the existing Rajghat, it is less likely to pose any inconvenience to residents.
The more the pace of work on the redevelopment of Samaleswari Temple is growing, the more it is unnerving the residents around the project area who fear displacement anytime.
Direct dist admin to ensure proper rehab of project-affected people