Speed up work on Karmal Ghat road widening, says Tawadkar

Times of India | 2 months ago | 26-09-2022 | 04:50 am

Speed up work on Karmal Ghat road widening, says Tawadkar

Canacona: While continuing to mount pressure for speeding up the commencement of works at the accident-prone Karmal Ghat section, Goa legislative assembly speaker and Canacona MLA Ramesh Tawadkar directed chief engineer (national highways and roads & bridges) Dinesh Gupta to take up the matter on a war footing.Tawadkar convened a meeting with Gupta, executive engineer D Kamat and other officers at the speaker’s chamber on Thursday to discuss the issue. He directed the officials to complete the four-lane highway at the earliest. He also asked for a meeting with the principal conservator of forests (PCF) and officers to resolve the issue of obtaining a no-objection certificate to cut forest trees in the acquired area of Karmal Ghat near Canacona. He asked the executive engineer to take “immediate action to widen narrow roads where maximum accidents are taking place”.

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