National Desk, Rashedul Islam Biplob , Staff Reporter: Dhaka Office: Alltimenews.com:- The construction works of one of thebbiggestprojects of Chattogram Development Authority – City Outer Ring Road (CORR) is nearing crowning glory.
The 4 lane 17 km lengthy CORR from Patenga to Fouzderhat related to Tk. 2500
crores is predicted to open for site visitors by way of June next yr.
This challenge was undertaken geared toward saving the coastal regions from tidal
surge, an alternative communications for transportations of cargos from
Chattogram Port and to keep away from gridlocks from Bandar to Sitakunda quantities on
Chattogram-Dhaka dual carriageway.
To save the coastal regions of Halishahar, Patenga to Fouzderhat from the
tidal surge, the Ring street project is being constructed over 30 toes excessive
embankment of a hundred ft breadth, said Superintending Engineer of CDA, Kazi
Hasan Bin Shams.
He said there are provisions of eleven sluice gates and most powerful wave
protection wall on this part of ring road.
He introduced for unhindered communications from the city to Fouzderhat,
provisions of feeder roads for linking RAB-7 road, Port motorway and
Sagarika street are being constructed. Moreover the existing visitors congestions
in the front of Chattogram Export Processing Zone (CEPZ) may be eased following
the connections of ring road with CEPZ road.
Besides, heavy cargo laden transports from Chattogram Port closer to different
locations can effortlessly use the hoop road through feeder street. As a end result,
the intense visitors congestions in the town will be resolved.
CDA Chairman Abdus Salam instructed BSS that as a minimum 75 percent works of this
task already completed and the final works is anticipated to be completed
by way of June next yr.
JAICA is funding Tk.600 crores and the GOB will assist the balance
amount, he added. The main aim of building the this outer ring road is to
keep the human beings of coastal areas of Chattagram in addition to remedy the
alarming site visitors congestions within the metropolis, the CDA chairman delivered.
He introduced it is going to be used as technique avenue to the Karnaphluli tunnel
a good way to assist to facilitate the transports of south Chattogram, Teknaf,
Bandarban to enter in Ctg-Dhaka toll road through ring street without coming into
into the main city.
National Desk, Alltimenews.com