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Telangana’s Durgam Cheruvu Bridge to be inaugurated today at Madhapur, Hyderabad.

Hyderabad’s latest engaged Durgam Cheruvu bridge to be disclosed today. The bridge is required to ease traffic on significant streets and improve the network of key regions.

The Durgam Cheruvu Cable Bridge is an overlayed connect in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. The extension situated in Jubilee Hills interfaces with Financial District and facilitates gridlock to Madhapur across Durgam Cheruvu.

On 25 September 2020;

The extension, alongside a four-path, raised passage from Road No. 45 to the extension would be initiated by Minister for Municipal Administration and Urban Development (MAUD) KT Rama Rao within the sight of Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy and Mayor Bonthu Rammohan. The platform has been set for the kick start of Durgam Cheruvu bridge stayed connect at Madhapur on Friday.

Durgam Cheruvu bridge has a range length of 233.8 m and a PSC post-tensioned box brace made totally of the superior solid deck. The bridge would be India’s biggest bridge stayed connect (in length), outperforming the 144-meter long extension over Narmada stream in Bharuch, Gujarat. Keeping in see the make in India crusade, the extension is being planned and developed under the EPC mode by L&T.

The extension of the Durgam Cheruvu bridge would cut the separation between Jubilee Hills and Madhapur. It would be Hyderabad’s first ‘hanging bridge,’ and is required to be a significant recreational point and vacation spot for the city. The assessed cost of the venture is Rs. 184 crores.

Other than lessening the good ways from Jubilee Hills and Gachibowli by two km, the Durgam Cheruvu bridge associates the zones of Hitech City and the Financial District with different pieces of the city and will ease blockage on Road No. 36 and Madhapur Road.

The raised passageway to be incorporated with the bridge:

The 1,740-meter raised passageway is worked at an expense of Rs 150 crore. It interfaces Road No. 45 intersection through Durgam Cheruvu, and structures the channel to give traffic course between Hitech city Gachibowli and different pieces of the center city.


After the city encountered a blast in the number of vehicles possessed and in rush hour gridlock. The Jubilee Hills to Madhapur trip which as a rule takes 30mins began to take 40-60 min. The legislature of Telangana then set forward a proposition of a bridge through the Durgam Cheruvu to ease traffic in the zone and cut down the time from 40/60 to 10 minutes.

Development and Plan:

Initially, the Durgam Cheruvu bridge extension was assumed to have 3-5 columns holding the street yet after some natural concerns constrained the legislature to agree to a link engineered overpass with 2 columns holding the links.

Development tenders were opened in mid-2019 and L&T (Larson and Turbo) wound up winning the agreement and the development started on the ninth of march 2019. Durgam Cheruvu bridge was assumed to be finished in April/May of 2020 and opening in June 2020. Anyway because of the Covid-19 Global Pandemic the development was completed in August with an opening set to be finished by Telangana Minister K. T. Rama Rao on 19th September. The extension is the greatest bridge in Hyderabad.

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