Shiradi Ghat to be closed from Jan 20

The Shiradi Ghat stretch on the Bengaluru-Mangaluru National Highway 48 will be closed from January 20, as the PWDwill take up concretisation works on the 12.38-km route.

PWD Minister H C Mahadevappa said that concretisation works between Kempuhole and Addahole will be taken up from January 20 to May 30 and vehicular movement on the stretch is banned till the work is completed. The authorities have identified six alternative routes for the movement of vehicles.

The minister was speaking to reporters in Sakleshpur on Saturday after taking part in a meeting with the deputy commissioners of Hassan, Chikkamagaluru, Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Kodagu districts. The contractor has been asked to complete the works by May end. The works will be executed using German technology, the minister said.

Liked the story?

  • 0

    Happy
  • 0

    Amused
  • 0

    Sad
  • 0

    Frustrated
  • 0

    Angry