NHAI to build overpass at Katpady junction on NH 66
The Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has permitted a proposal from Udupi-Chikkamagaluru MP Shobha Karandlaje to build a street overpass at Katpady junction on NH 66 in Udupi district.
In an announcement right here, Ms. Karandlaje mentioned Katpady junction is busy, with automobiles from Shirva, Bantakal, Mattu, Belman and Katpady becoming a member of the freeway. It was additionally tough for individuals to cross the freeway amid the busy visitors in Katpady city falling beneath Kaup Assembly constituency.
While individuals had been demanding an answer to the issue both within the type of an underpass or an overpass, she had met Union Minister Nitin Gadkari many instances with the proposal. The Ministry has now permitted the proposal to build an overpass at an estimated price of ₹22.72 crore, the MP mentioned.
The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) was within the strategy of getting ready an in depth mission report for a similar which might be prepared by subsequent month. Ms. Karandlaje thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari for the approval.