Road construction begins for second tunnel in Kuthiran
Kuthiran: The construction of road for the second tunnel has commenced at Kuthiran. A road stretching from the bridge across the reservoir to the tunnel is being constructed here.
Once the road work is completed, vehicles carrying construction materials can easily reach the second tunnel from Villanvalavu area.
At present, all vehicles are crossing Kuthiran through the first tunnel.
Earlier, the National Highway Authority of India asked the construction company to arrange a parallel road for vehicles carrying materials for construction before opening tunnel for the traffic.
Following this order, the company started construction of road to the second tunnel.
The construction company informed that the road work will be completed within a week.