By Our Correspondent
BHUBANESWAR: Ending all speculations, the Naveen Patnaik led BJD Government on Thursday approved tender for construction of Inter State Bus Terminal at Baramunda, Bhubaneswar and Bus depot at Khandagiri on EPC mode.
The decision came after the State Cabinet met here under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. The completion period of the project is 24 months along with maintenance for 5 years & 5 years defect liability period.
Apart from idle bus parking space for 190 buses, the ISBT Baramunda will have public parking space for more than 250 four-wheelers and about 175 two-wheelers. Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy said that the Bhubaneswar Development Authority is entrusted with the development of this project on EPC mode on the basis of a transparent bidding process. Central PSU Bridge and Roof Company India Ltd, has become the preferred bidder, he added.