The foundation stone for the construction of Road Over Bridge THIRD Gate was done on 6th Jan 2019 by Suresh Angadi. This is known as Level crossing No.381 (Third Gate).
The SWR engineers now plan to commence the actual work on the RoB from Navratri (October first week).
The Second gate has also been widened and the Fourth gate as well which will ease some traffic movement.
All traffic coming from Khanapur/Udyambag side diverted to incomplete Congress road, 2nd gate is the only option to get back to RPD road as 1st gate again closed permanently with barricades. From big Bazaar single line road opened towards 3rd gate.
The police still hasn’t issued any official traffic advisory for the same.
Details about the Project:
Cost of the RoB: 27.28 Crores
Span of RoB: 1 x 2 x 54 Bowstring Girder
Approaches: Panaji Side: (5+6) x 18 m PSC (250 m)
Belagavi Side: (7+6) x 18 m PSC (331 m)
Contractor: M/s KRISHI INFRATECH
Targeted Completion: March 2020
4 Lane Approach
The RoB is sanctioned at a cost of Rs.27.28 Crore on a 50:50 cost-sharing basis between ministry if Railways and Govt of Karnataka.
The 1 x 2 x 54 Bowstring Girder with 4 lane approach roads will give respite to the road users and help in building up the infrastructure for Belagavi city.