BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday introduced that the State authorities has set a goal to assemble 1,000 km roads and 30 bridges with a funds of Rs 2,300 crore through the present monetary 12 months.
The Chief Minister made the announcement whereas inaugurating a bridge at Aska in Ganjam district via video convention.
The bridge has been constructed by changing two bridges of the British time and can function an vital hyperlink to completely different components of the district, he stated.
Naveen stated apart from lowering the gap from Aska, Bhanjanagar, Chhatrapur and different cities to Bhubaneswar, the bridge will function a significant communication hyperlink and profit over 3.5 lakh folks.
Stating that Ganjam is among the developed districts of the State, he stated the brand new bridge will profit within the progress of enterprise, trade and tourism sectors.
He stated infrastructure performs a significant position in improvement and the federal government is working sincerely on this regard. Stating that there was seen enchancment in roads and bridges in Odisha, the Chief Minister stated world class infrastructure is being constructed for tourism, sports activities and different sectors.
Apart from 1,000-km street and 30 bridges, the federal government has determined to spend about Rs 1,000 crore underneath Biju Setu Yojana and Rs 2,000 crore on village roads, he added.
Stating that Ganjam has made a mark in its battle towards Covid-19 pandemic in your complete nation, the Chief Minister appealed to the folks to observe all tips like carrying masks, sustaining social distance and washing arms as second wave of the pandemic looms giant over the State.