22 Highways Projects worth Rs.4000 Cr Coming Up In Mysuru

  • Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Shri Nitin Gadkari inaugurates and lays the foundation for 22 National Highway Projects worth Rs4,000 Crore.
  • The projects span 268 km and aim to enhance connectivity between Mysuru and North Karnataka. 
  • The Mysuru Ring Road, complete with service roads and Road Over Bridges (ROBs), promises to alleviate city congestion. 
  • The 4-lane expansion of Belur-Hassan and Yedegowdanahalli-Bilikere road, coupled with the installation of ROBs at Hangarahalli and Holenarasipur Bypass, anticipates a 2-hour reduction in travel time. 
  • The construction of a major bridge over the Lakshmanathirtha River aims to decongest Hunsur Town. 
  • The development of Srinivasapura and Chintamani bypasses target congestion reduction in both cities.
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