Mangalore, October 10: MLC ivon D’souza has instructed the the city traffic police and the Highway Authority officials to take proper safety measures at Kottara Kodikal junction since it is a accident prone zone, which may be a risky.
He conducted a spot inspection along with the authorities on October 11th, Saturday afternoon, and discussed regarding the measures to be undertaken to resolve the problem.
The Kodikal road is connected at the end of the fly over. Vehicles coming from the other side of the highway take a U-turn at the same junction resulting in traffic jams and accidents. Hence discussion was carried about the further extension of the service road, suitable measures for turning the vehicles arriving from Kodikal to Kuluru junction and also about diverting the vehicles. It is also discussed with the authorities about halting U-turn on the other side of the highway. Regarding this problem, I have directed the concerned authorities to initiate proper measures soon, said Ivon.
During MLC Ivon D’Souza ‘s visit, local corporator, former mayor Shashidhar Hegde, traffic police officer Gokul, Engineer , MS Nagesh and the Highway Authority officials were present.