Soon after turning right, you cross the Rajarhat Road crossing, a very congested crossing. We have been thinking of making a fly-over here but are getting thwarted due to the fact that Metro Railway will cross this junction on elevated rails: this will 'foul' with the flyover.
In Bangalore, I'd come across Magic Box Underpasses. Here, instead of flying over, one of the roads go under the other - which carries on its usual level course. We have invited RITES to do a feasibility study. Here is a concept of this kind of Magic Box Underpass:
I went to Kalyani to participate in foundation stone laying ceremony of a Bus Stand under JnNURM. Here is a picture of the site where work has started:
|At Kalyani: Press photographers taking our pics|
Here is a clipping from today's Anandabazar:
Here is a clipping from Bengal Post of 24 Aug:
Here is a link to a story in today's Times of India: