PANAJI: PWD Minister Deepak Pauskar today said that inauguration of new Zuari bridge will be delayed further due to technical issues.
“Government wanted to open and inaugurate one lane of Zuari bridge by December 19 but that has been pushed further due to technical issues. A fresh date will be announced soon,” said Pauskar
He further said that the new Zuari Bridge is being worked on three packages and that the department holds a meeting to review these works every month.
Speaking further Pauskar said that Rs 1800 crore worth work orders have been issued and work shall be completed by December 31.
“The work orders have been issued for all 40 constituencies be it roads, water pipelines and buildings,” he added
The PWD minister said that 85 percent of road repair works have been completed.
Speaking on Patradevi to Verna road, PWD Minister Deepak Pauskar on informed that most of the work on NH66 was expected to be completed by May end this year but due to the pandemic the it was delayed and now by December 19 it shall be inaugurated.