In order to enable smooth flow of traffic in the city, the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) decided to build eight foot overbridges and would soon invite expression of interest from private players for the projects. The corporation planned all the foot overbridges at intersections where traffic jam has become a regular feature almost every day
The 127 civic bodies in West Bengal were allocated Rs 157 crore by the State government for repair of major roads in the state. The allocation is keeping in view of the ensuing Durgapuja in the state. Kolkata Municipal Corporation is also included in the civic bodies for the allocation.