Merchants oppose flyover venture in Ropar
Ropar, January 3
Shopkeepers, who’ve their companies alongside the upcoming flyovers on the Nationwide Freeway No. 205 close to Gurdwara Bhatha Sahib and Chamkaur Sahib Chowk, throughout a press convention right this moment opposed the venture.
They stated the venture would have an effect on their enterprise. There was no want of the flyovers on these spots as majority of visitors had been diverted on the by-pass, they added. Those that have been current on the press convention included Amarinder Singh, Kuljit Singh, Davinder Singh, Kulbir Singh and Baldev Singh.
The Nationwide Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is constructing a T-point within the metropolis. Gurdwara Bhatha Sahib and Chamkaur Sahib Chowk have been declared blind spots as a number of highway accidents have occurred on the spots.
The venture, which is able to value Rs 47 crore, contains three flyovers close to Gurdwara Bhatha Sahib, Chamkaur Sahib Chowk and close to Malikpur village on the Ropar-Anandpur Sahib highway. The work on the venture began on November 1 final yr and shall be accomplished inside one yr.