Four-lane road work to be completed soon
Shivamogga Lok Sabha member B.Y. Raghavendra has stated the four-lane road work connecting Shivamogga and Tumakuru would be completed soon. Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has enhanced the estimated value of the challenge to ₹6,397.47 crore.
In a press launch issued in Shivamogga on Monday, Mr. Raghavendra stated the challenge concerned the development of 5 huge bridges, 66 railway overbridges and 7 by-pass roads. The challenge would ease the journey in direction of the Malnad area from Bengaluru.
During his latest assembly with the Union Minister, Mr. Raghavendra stated he had submitted a request looking for further ₹1,796.24 crore for the challenge. The Minister had agreed and fulfilled the demand. “I thank the Union Minister for his response to our request”, he stated.