The Bhimphedi-Kulekhani-Kathmandu road section is reopening for traffic from coming Wednesday. It has been closed for the past two months for maintenance and blacktopping. A budget of Rs 340 million was earmarked for the project.
A budget of Rs 180 million was allocated for the maintenance and blacktopping of 8-km road from Bhimphedi to Deurali Bhanjyang while Rs 160 million was appropriated for 7.5-km section from Deurali to Kulekhani.
According to Director of Bagmati Province Transport Infrastructure Directorate Dr Sahadev Bhandari, the road stretching from Bhimphedi to Hevychaur has been expanded as part of the project.
Works are also progressing in the widening drive of road from Sisneri to Dakchhinkali of Kathmandu, he said.
Source: National News Agency Nepal