E35-Vending zones

Vending zones at RKV Road

Project Details

Estimated Cost
(In Rs. Cr)
Smart City Grant
(In Rs. Cr)
(In Rs. Cr)
ULB Fund
(In Rs. Cr)
Central Scheme
(In Rs. Cr)
5.27 5.27 0 0 0

Ward Name & No. Project Status SCTL Official in Charge PMC Official in Charge
ABD Area Execution Stage
Site Clearance and Surevey work in progress
Vishnu Venugopalan

Project Progress

Physical Work % Financial progress %
% %
Administrative Sanction
Amount Order No Date Status
2.78 SCTL/PRJ/235/2018/M(UP)/1 18-1-2020 Issued
DPR Details
Amount Type: Doc. No & Date Status
Technical Sanction
Amount Order No & Date Status
1.97 TS/Road-09 & 11/03/2020 Received
Tender Details
PAC Amount Start Date End Date Pre Bid Date Status
1.92 28-May-2020 20-Jun-2020
Execution Details
Work Award Amount Project Expenditure Executing Agency Start Date End Date Status
2.02 0 Mr. E. Abdul Vahab LOA issued on 02-Jul-2020
Phy Progress Fin Progress
15 % 0.15 %


RKV Road is 290m alligned between the Thiruvananthapuram Zoo Complex, Napier museum and Kanakakunnu Palace Grounds. This road leads to Nishagandhi Auditorium which is the hub of cultural events. Due to these crowd pullers,This area is always active and thus attracted street vendors who is vending in this space for 15 years. SCTL has proposed clear demarkation for vending zone, landscape & parking in RKV road. Vending zone would have pedestrian dominant street stretch(7.5m wide footpath), prefabricated shops, seating area, drinking water kiosk, waste segregation bin and common wash area. Parking area would have space for 30 four wheeler and 35 two wheeler parking. LED display would be provided at the entry point along with landscaped waiting area and EAuto Parking area.