The marking for road widening of Shukurwar peth; First gate to Swimming pool at Govaves was commenced yesterday. 1.79 Crores have been alloted for the project. The road will be widened to 60 feet from the current 40 feet.
About 18 buildings will face the hammer during the widening. About 10 feet space would be acquired on both sides.
The work on the same is expected to commence soon.
One side of the road has more of open space and only compound walls of a few buildings will have to be brought down. But on the other side there are about 18 buildings which will face the hammer and the corporation says that it is an encroachment.