AP: Kanaka Durga & Benz Circle flyovers open for general traffic
In Andhra Pradesh, a long-pending dream has become a reality for Vijayawada public. The much-awaited Kanaka Durga and Benz Circle Flyovers have been opened for general traffic today.
Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari along with Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, Union Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways, General (Retd) V. K. Singh and Union Minister of State for Home G. Kishan Reddy inaugurated the Kanaka Durga and Benz Circle Flyovers virtually.
Later, they inaugurated and laid foundation stones for 61 projects worth 15,591 crore rupees. The inauguration of the fly over was postponed twice earlier. The 2.6-kilometre long flyover has been built at an estimated cost of 502 crore rupees along National Highway 65, which links Hyderabad and Vijayawada.