The much-awaited work on the 543-meter long double-decker flyover on Karve road has gained momentum as the Pune Metro rail has started the Pier cap reinforcement fixing work along the route.
The Karve road is a main city road that connects Kothrud, Warje, Paud area with Pune and is also connected to the Mumbai-Banglore bypass. The flyover is being constructed to ease the traffic congestion at Nal Stop on the road. The PMC has signed an agreement with the Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (Maha-Metro) to construct the flyover along with the elevated metro rail route on the stretch.
“The Pune Metro rail has started the double-decker flyover work at Nal Stop. Pier cap reinforcement fixing work is in progress for double-decker flyover of metro rail route from Vanaz to Civil Court route,” said Hemant Sonawane of Pune Metro Rail.