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Delhi bypass set to get all-clear

delhi Updated: Feb 15, 2012 00:44 IST
Moushumi Das Gupta
Moushumi Das Gupta
Hindustan Times
Moushumi Das Gupta

The prime minister's office has stepped in to ensure there’s no further delay in implementing the ambitious project to complete a ring road around Delhi — to let 200,000 vehicles bypass the Capital every day.

Hindustan Times had on February 10 highlighted how the 135-km Eastern Peripheral Expressway — one half of the project — has failed to take off due to bureaucratic indecisiveness.

At a meeting on Tuesday chaired by Pulok Chatterjee, principal secretary to the PM, it was decided that the cabinet committee on infrastructure will clear the project next week.