Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday reviewed the progress of the Smart City Project at Bapuji Nagar in Bhubaneswar.
Patnaik inspected the Janpath Road redevelopment project. The project includes streetscape design, beautification, landscaping, intersection redesign and infrastructure upgrades in Bhubaneswar’s Town Centre District (ABD) under Smart Cities Mission on Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) Mode.
The 5.8 km road is being redeveloped at an estimated cost of Rs 79.56 crore. M/s RKD Construction Pvt. Ltd., Bhubaneswar is the implementing agency of the project and it will be completed in two years.
Currently, construction of stormwater drains, laying of underground cables and laying of different utilities is in progress.
The CM was accompanied by Bhubaneswar Municipal Commissioner-cum-BDA Vice Chairman and Smart City Managing Director Krishan Kumar and Smart City SPV CEO Vineel Krishna during the inspection.