Call to speed up BRTS works
VIJAYAWADA, April 27: The municipal commissioner, Mr G. Ravi Babu, has instructed the engineering and town planning officials to take steps to immediately vacate the residents in Machavaram Down area to speed up the construction of the Bus Rapid Transport System (BRTS) project in the city.
Mr Ravi Babu noticed some houses were not vacated for widening of the proposed BRTS road in Machavaram.
Stating that the BRTS project needs wide roads with greenery, he asked the civic officials to hold talks with the APSPDCL officials to remove the electric poles and cables to clear the way for construction of the road.
Mr Ravi Babu asked the officials to arrange central lighting and dividers from BRTS road to Alluri Sitaramaraju Bridge