Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated the revamped Taladanda Canal Road project in Cuttack through video conferencing as part of the Odisha Government’s ambitious plan for transformation of SCB Medical College and Hospital (SCBMCH) in Cuttack into a world class health care institution.
The embankment road will connect to the Cuttack Ring Road near Jobra barrage for better connectivity from outer city to the SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.
The existing 3.5 metre has been widened to 9.30 metre with paved shoulder. Existing 3.5 metre has been widened to 12.30 metre with paved shoulder. Besides, a 1.5 metre width footpath has been developed on both sides of the embankment with paver blocks. Five parking areas have been developed in both embankments. Plantation has been made on both sides of the road to provide scenic beauty as well as greenery. A small patch of landscaping has been developed with parking facilities in left embankment.
The project has been completed in record seven months after the Chief Minister laid foundation stone for transformation of SCB into a world-class institute on March 5 this year on the occasion of 104th birth anniversary of the legendary freedom fighter and former Odisha Chief Minister Biju Patnaik.
Secretary to CM (5T) VK Pandian yesterday visited Cuttack to review the development projects on the existing Taladanda Canal left and right embankment road.