New Delhi: Union Minister of State for Housing & Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri, On Friday, laid the foundation stone of a flyover-cum-rail overbridge project in Narela, an official release said. The cost of project is estimated at Rs 437.21 crore, which includes Rs 55.59 crore for construction of the RoB (Rail over Bridge).
Rs 349.77 crore, around 80% of the cost, would be provided from the Urban Development Fund & Rs 87.44 crore will be DDA’s (Delhi Development Authority) contribution.
The project is planned for completion by April 2019.
The release said, when completed, this will be the widest flyover in Delhi with a width of 51 metre.
This is one of the 5 projects approved for funding through the Urban Development Fund by the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs for combating traffic congestion in Delhi.