Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday inaugurated the newly constructed flyover at Dispur Supermarket in Guwahati.
Speaking on the occasion CM Sarma said that the flyover is now open for the general public and people now will get some relief from the traffic.
“I am very happy that on the occasion of Diwali we could make the flyover operational and is now open for the public. The new bridge will make hassle-free traffic movement for the general public. And I also request everyone not to spit on the newly constructed bridge,” added Sarma.
The flyover which is of 1205 metre has been constructed with an aim to reduce congestion at Supermarket by diverting traffic from Ganeshguri to Last Gate.
The flyover which has been constructed at a cost of Rs. 127.20 crore has been completed in 36 months.
The new bridge will make hassle-free traffic movement from Khanapara to Ganeshguri. It will also reduce traffic congestion on Paltan Bazar end of Supermarket junction on GS Road by almost 80%.