Restriction Over Traffic Movement In Chingrighata Flyover


Kolkata: The Urban Development Minister Firhad Hakim on Saturday said that public transportation and freight traffic movement will be restricted in Chingrighata flyover.

He said that, there are fault found in the design of Chingrighata flyover made by HIDCO. Firhad Hakim after visiting the Chingrighata Flyover said that “there are faults in Chingrighata flyover. Two pillars are needed to strengthening the flyover.” He instructed the reformation without changing the design.


The flaw found at the turn of the flyover. So the freight traffic movement will be restricted to avoid ant kind of accidents. He also said that traffic movement could be temporarily stopped in the bridge in future.

CM Mamata Banerjee announced 20 bridge in dangerous condition after Majerhat Bridge collapse. From North to South Kolkata, infrastructural flaw found in many bridges.