BENGALURU (Metro Rail News): A much-awaited Byappanahalli to Whitefield corridor with a distance of 15km has received a significant fillip with Bangalore Metro Rail Co Ltd performing work on the viaduct crossing over B B Naranayapura flyover near KR Puram.
According to BMRCL officials, they have launched the viaduct among proposed KR Puram & Mahadevapura stations on 4th of June.
Where B Naranayapura flyover is 10.7 meter from the ground level, the elevated viaduct is 20.7 meter. This means the viaduct is 10 meters above the flyover stated BL Yeshwanth Chavan BMRCL chief public relations officer also added that the length of the Metro’s span over the flyover is 31 meter.
piers average height on the Byappanahalli to Whitefield section is around 10 to 11 meter as it increases at the stations and decreases at other sections. The earlier deadline of the section was August 2021, it’s expected to be postponed because of lockdown.
work on the line under Namma Metro’s Phase 2 is executing by ITD Cementation India Ltd. Bengaluru Metro records reveal 65% of civil works have been finished among Byappanahalli -Visvesvaraya Industrial Area & 78% among Visvesvaraya Industrial Area – Whitefield.