Action plan for easing Raipur traffic

Last Updated: Fri, Dec 07, 2012 07:41 hrs

pThe Raipur district administration is designing an action plan to ease traffic congestion in the capital city of the statepp&ldquoIt is indeed a big challenge for the authorities but we are working on a plan to regulate the traffic congestion in Raipur city&rdquo District Collector Sidharth Komal Singh Pardesi said A high level committee had also been formed to look into the matterppThe committee would also give suggestion based on which an action plan would be designed to solve the problem he said adding that the members would work on the ground to know the practical problems However developing cut roads to ease traffic rush on the main roads would also be under consideration he addedppThe big commercial complexes in the state capital city preventing parking for the shoppers coming there had also come under the scanner of the district administration The district collector said he would look into the matter and identify the places that could be marked for parkingppThe state government had built ring road number 3 that would connect the roads leading to Kolkata with the one going to the industrial cities of Korba and Bilaspur The ring road would prevent traffic flow coming from Kolkata to the city and moving towards Korba Bilaspur roadppThe chief minister Raman Singh has also taken serious note on improving the conditions of the roads In the review meeting of public works department he told officials to make the roads in good conditions or otherwise people would come out in the roads as a mark of protestp

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