Tar road between St. Agnes Circle and Mallikatta Junction and from Kadri Junction to Kamadhenu Gas Agency on the Nanthoor Road will be upgraded as a four-lane concrete road shortly.
J.R. Lobo, MLA, Mangaluru City South, performed the “guddali pooja” (ground breaking ceremony) for the two road works on Monday.
Speaking to presspersons on the occasion, he said that both the works would be over in two months.
The 255 metre long road between St. Agnes Circle and Mallikatta Junction would up upgraded at an estimated cost of Rs. 1.40 crore and the upgrading work from Kadri Junction to Kamadhenu Gas Agency would cost Rs. 1.42 crore. Both the roads would be 15 metre wide including one metre wide median.
Later, Mr. Lobo performed “guddali pooja” for concreting the road from Marikamba Temple to Jayashree Gate and asphalt the St. Thereasa School Road. He also inaugurated three concrete roads completed in the interior area.