Kolkata to get
PM News Bureau
The Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority plans to
construct two flyovers in Kolkata. One flyover will connect Howrah bridge and
the second flyover will connect ITC Sonar Bangla Hotel and Paroma Island on
Eastern Bypass. The first flyover is estimated to cost Rs 100 crore while the
cost of the other flyover will be Rs 400 crore. Both these projects will be
implemented under the National Urban Renewal Mission of the Central government.
KMDA is awaiting approval from the West Bengal government.
Contact: Barun Kumar Ray, Secretary, Kolkata Metropolitan Development
Authority, Prashasan Bhavan, DD-1, Sector-I, Salt Lake, Kolkata, West Bengal
700064. Tel: 23580021 & 23594696; Fax: 23594758
[14 August 2006]