CM Sarma announces multiple development projects for Guwahati


Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday announced various infra-development projects in Guwahati.

CM Sarma made the announcements during the inauguration ceremony of the new ‘Art-Bridge’ that was constructed in the city’s Supermarket area. Sarma said that that the ongoing construction of some of these projects is being carried out in a speedy manner.

The various development projects: 

  • Construction of Guwahati-North Guwahati bridge is being carried out in a speedy manner and will be completed by 2023.
  • An AIIMS hospital to be constructed within this financial year.
  • Construction of two bridges at Maligaon and Sarabhati is well underway. While the construction of Maligaon bridge is 20 per cent done, the Sarabhati flyover is 35 per cent done.
  • The Maligaon flyover will have four lanes and two-four lanes below it.
  • A new flyover will be constructed in Guwahati’s R G Baruah road connecting Gitanagar.
  • A six lane ring road is being discussed which will connect Assam’s Sipajhar and Kuruwa.
  • Four bridges will be constructed over river Brahmaputra.
  • A new flyover will be constructed in city’s Chandmari area.