The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has planned to have a road laying with an investment of around Rs 455 crore to be completed by March 2018. To avoid the construction of roads duirng monsoon, the plan is to construct the roads in the period from November to May.
The CW team recently met Ashish Sable, Senior Vice President & Group Head, Debt Capital Markets, SBI Capital Markets, at the Smart Urbanation Summit held in Hyderabad, organised by Smart Cities Council India.
In Hyderabad, for the widening of Road No. 2 in Banjara Hills will get the required land of the Green Mosque (Masjid-e-Hussaini) and a bakery. The two structures will be razed to widen the road, so that motorists will have a smooth ride without any obstacles.
To repair potholed damaged roads in Hyderabad-Secunderabad twin cities, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has set a deadline of October 10 for its engineers and contractors concerned. GHMC has estimated the repairs to cost Rs 15 crore. Forts it will take all the main corridors and main city roads immediately for the repair works. Later, inner lanes and by-lanes will be taken up.
A comprehensive road development project has been taken up to improve the overall condition of Hyderabad city roads, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has stated. The first phase of the project is to be initiated at an estimated cost of Rs 250 crore.
Maintenance of about 500 km length of roads in Hyderabad would soon be outsourced by the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC). In the first phase, main roads will be given for annual maintenance contract and would be extended to other roads in the later phases if it yields good results.
The Andhra Pradesh government will soon issue a government order (GO) for handing over Roads & Buildings (R&B) Department's roads to the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) by creating a separate division, said GHMC Commissioner Somesh Kumar on November 5.