Four-laning work on the Mangaluru –Bengaluru National Highway on the Hassan – BC Road stretch will begin from September. The project will include four-laning of 65km of the road stretch on National Highway 75 from Addahole near Gundya on Shiradi Ghat to Bantwal Cross of Dakshina Kannada district.
L&T will begin the work in September. The second phase of Mangaluru – Bengaluru national highway development work on Shiradi Ghat is yet to get clearance from the Centre. The state government has submitted a proposal for re-tendering to the Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways for the second phase works on Shiradi Ghat stretch including strengthening from Gulagalale to Maranahalli and providing rigid pavement from Kempuhole to Addahole on Shiradi Ghat.