Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Mar 18:

In view of traffic congestion and heavy rush at Khandagiri square in Odisha capital, a flyover will be constructed for smooth movement of vehicles.

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This was decided at a review meeting chaired by Union Road Transport and Highways Secretary Sanjay Mitra at state secretariat here yesterday.

The proposal for construction of two flyovers in Odisha capital at Khandagiri square and Gohira square was approved at the meeting, informed Odisha Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi after review meeting.

Two flyovers will be constructed on NH-16. The tender process will be completed by March end and the construction will begin from April this year, he said.

Besides, Samjajpur railway over-bridge will be completed before Rath Yatra this year.

The NH from Mangala Ghat to Sterling in Puri will also be made motorable by that time.