The work which began on March 18, 2013 is being completed before time of 9 months which is within time. There are gates affixed at both entry points which would be closed after court hours to avoid misuse of the underpass.
Pedestrian Underpass near District Court across SH20 is being built at Estimated cost Rs.1,48,84,164/-
1. Estimated cost : Rs. 14884164.00
2. Contingencies 4% : Rs. 595366.56
3. Consultancy charges : Rs. 300000.00
TOTAL cost Rs. 1,57,79,530/-
The contract was awarded to G.Mastaniah, a Class-I contractor and the project will have to be completed in nine months.
The length of underpass is 24 mts and the size of the vent 5.10mtsx2.90 mts. It is provided with staircase ramp approach on both sides and fitted with electrification/lighting, drain and sump tank for draining rain water, stainless steel hand rails, roofing with corrugated Fibre Re-inforced Plastic sheets over stairs and ramps, collapsible doors on either sides, ceramic tiles for the floor and Shiva gold granite tile for wall cladding.
The Pedestrian under pass across Fish market is still pending.
The images of the making of the underpass-
[fbphotos id= 10151374558878553]