A new airport, outer ring road of 140 km, inner ring road of 72.5 km, 25 km stretch of metro rail, 140 kms express highway from Vizag to Kakinada in PCPIR zone, glass coach to Araku, other tourist attractions and various facilities for IT sector will be shortly underway.
Funds of Rs 10,000 crore; for the said airport and approximately 2,000 acres of land. An expert committee soon will submit report to finalise suitable site for the airport. The Chief Minister’s vision document is hinting at Bhogapuram as a proposed site for airport. An outer ring road for Vizag of approximately Rs 1,875 crore and 140 km express highway from Vizag to Kakinada under PCPIR and 25 kms metro rail of estimated at Rs. 5000 crore DMRC, to will soon begin preparing the DPR of Vizag and Vijayawada metro rail projects.
Altogether overall investment of Rs. 20000 crore is what Vishakhapatanam development model would need as of now. And many more projects will add up to the city’s further growth plan.