Due to lack of space, two-wheeler riders navigate through the space in between the vehicles. PCMC has invited bids for construction of the two new bridges at the cost of Rs 25 crore. The PMC has started concretization work and also removed encroachments along the bridge," Patil said.
Once the PCMC limits ends at Dapodi, a sinuous traffic line is a common sight during the peak hours, from 9am to 1pm and from 4pm to 11pm.
Anil Mani, a resident of Dapodi, said, "Crossing Dapodi is a nightmare. New bridges to ease traffic in Dapodi New bridges to ease traffic in Dapodi Commuters may soon get respite from the perennial traffic congestion in Dapodi and on Harris bridge on the Mumbai-Pune highway. Some even go on the Pune-Mumbai stretch, which is risky as they come in the path of the oncoming traffic with fast moving vehicles heading from Pune to Nigdi.
The root cause of the traffic congestion is that while the 61m road in PCMC limits has 10 lanes, it is reduced to 4 lanes on the Mula river overbridge.
The width of the bridge will be 8. TNN Jan 14, Construction work is expected to begin in the next few months and work will be completed in two years, he added.
While Harris bridge was constructed during the British era, another bridge for vehicles heading towards Pune was constructed around 30 years back. For motorists heading towards Pune, the width reduces from 5 lanes to just two lanes on the river bridge.
The police have a tough time managing the traffic and during peak hours, they switch off the signal at the main CME junction and regulate traffic manually.
The 12km highway from Nigdi to Dapodi has been widened to 61m. During peak hours, a long queue of vehicles forms from the overbridge to the CME junction, which is a distance of m.
Due to traffic delays, even ambulances move from the opposite corridor. The Pune Municipal Corporation has decided to bear half the cost of the two new bridges. People reach office late or those who want to catch a train get delayed because of the traffic congestion.
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