Manik Sarkar lays foundation stone of Tripura's first flyover

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has laid the foundation stone of the first flyover in the state to be built in Agartala.

The 2.2 kms flyover, which is expected to ease the growing traffic congestion, will be completed in 30 months time. The estimated cost of the building the flyover is Rs 250 crore.

The flyover will link AD Nagar police lines with Fire Brigade Square in the city's busiest stretch of road.

Tripura, which is one of the most peaceful states in the Northeast, has one of the fastest growing economies in the region.