In the meanwhile, a new road - called Road 676 in Hidco - from the 7th Intersection was connected to the Rajarhat Road yesterday. This will reduce the traffic load on the Chinar Park crossing as Kolkata-bound traffic from North 24-Paraganas will be diverted ahead of the crossing. There was a frequent pressure from many quarters to open up the connection quickly. Yesterday, Minister Firhad Hakim inaugurated the new road. Here is a picture:
|Road 676 connecting Rajarhat PWD Road with New Town inaugurated|
Few weeks ago, there was a decision in a meeting by CM that there should be more multi-tiered parking plaza in Kolkata to reduce on-road parking and reduce traffic congestion. We prepared the tender document, consulted experts and finally an EOI has been floated today asking for proposals. Here is a clipping from today's papers:
Telegraph, Salt Lake, brings out today a front page on its weekly tabloid on Rabindra Tirtha and Najrul Tirtha in New Town. Here is it:
|The design of Nazrul Bhavan, however will change completely.|
The facade will also be conventionalised.