Foundation stone laid for Modern Bus station at Belagavi was laid on December 3, 2016 and now it seems the works will begin from January 26, 2017. Work has been going on a steady pace.
MLA’s Abhay Patil and Anil Benake visited and reviewed the work and asked the contractor to complete the work within the time period stipulated that’s December 2019.
Contractor: Mansaram Vikram Pawar (HARSH CONSTRUCTIONS PVT LTD )
Time required: 24 months
The project includes construction of new modern bus station, covered accommodation, Parking Area pavement concrete, City bus shelter, Water supply, Sanitary, Electrical H.T. Works, Wiring, lighting, fire fighting etc., as directed by the Engineer in-charge of work.
The project site (CBT and divisional Workshop) the current bus stand it self. The existing Belagavi Central Bus Station of NWKRTC is located in the heart of Belagavi city on an area of 3.08 acres. The adjacent NWKRTC Divisional Workshop is located on 4.68 acres.
The new bus stand will have 41 bus bays, bus circulation and parking areas, auto-rickshaw lane, taxi parking lane, basement parking for private vehicles, passenger entry/ exit, Terminal building consisting of passenger circulation and waiting areas, ticket/ reservation counters, cloak room, first-aid room, waiting rooms, passenger amenities like drinking water, toilets, yatri nivas etc., restaurant, shops, kiosks and administrative offices, crew restrooms, parcel office and other facilities.