Narayangadh-Muglin road to open 24 hrs from today

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 | | National

The Narayangadh-Muglin road section will now be operational round-the-clock from Wednesday.

The road section that used to be closed for 6 hours from 10am to 4pm everyday will now be open 24 hours, informed Narayangadh-Muglin road project information officer Engineer Shiva Khanal.

According to project officials, around 91.5 percent work at the 36-km road section has been completed.

The road section is being upgraded as per the Asian standard with two lanes and three layers of blacktopping.

Khanal informed that the first phase of the blacktop of 33.2 kilometres road was completed last midnight.

According to Khanal, second layer of blacktop was completed in 32.7 kms while the third layer was also completed in 12.7 kms. The first and second layer of the blacktop would be each six centimetre each while the third layer would be four centimetre thick.