In Varanasi of Uttar Pradesh, the Public Works Department (PWD) has taken up repair and renovation works on the city roads as digging work by utility companies like UP Jal Nigam is complete. Especially, digging work is complete on five main roads in the city.
Commuters in Varanasi have, in fact, fed up with bad roads in the last few years. At this time the fresh announcement of district magistrate Parnjal Yadav has brought some relief for the local denizens.
The PWD has got funds in the volume of Rs 3,652.68 lakhs for the repair and renovation of 17 prominent roads under 13th finance commission, Rapid Economic Development Scheme and State Road Fund.