Lucknow, Feb. 24 -- The work on railway crossing flyover connecting Bangla Bazar -Bijnor leading to Babasahab Bhimrao Ambedkar University (BBAU) has begun.

The 1.2 km long, four lane flyover, which will cost Rs 127 crore will benefit students of BBAU who used to face daily traffic jams at Bangla Bazar -Bijnor crossing. The residents of Rae Bareli road, Bangla Bazar, BBAU, Rama Bai Rally Sthal, Transport Nagar Railway Station, Mansarovar Yojana sector O, P, N and extension, Jal Vayu Vihar, Rail Vihar, Sunrise apartments, would also benefit once the railway overbridge is functional.

"The work on the overbridge has started," said MD UP State Bridge Corporation Arvind Kumar Srivastava. "Due to the ongoing work the route to Bijnor from Bangla ...