Vijayawada, July 27 (INN): Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu inaugurated inner ring road flyover at Ramavarappadu ring road junction in Vijayawada on Wednesday.
The 9.84 km inner ring road was developed at a cost of Rs 122.35 Crore to connect national highway No: 9 and National highway No. 5 The inner ring road will help to divert traffic coming from Hyderabad to Howrah national highway at Ramavarappadu junction.
Speaking on the occasion, the CM said the road would be connected to Amaravati seed capital in future to ease traffic congestion in the city. He said that the state government is keen on developing Vijayawada city. He said several development works were taken up including construction of flyover at Durga ghat near Prakasam barrage.
The Chief Minister stressed the need for improving the brand image of Vijayawada city by beautifying the city. He appealed to people to extend hospitality to pilgrims during Krishna Pushkarams. He said everyone should discuss on linking of Krishna and Godavari rivers.
Later the Chief Minister inspected the inner ring road and enquired the officials over possibility of extending the Mustabada road connecting the inner ring road to provide parallel road to National high way to connect at Gannavaram airport to provide hassle free journey to air port. (INN)