Panaji. Dated: August 17, 2018 …. On the instructions of Chief Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar, Chief Secretary, Dharmendra Sharma, DGP, Dr. Muktesh Chander, Pr. Secretary to Chief Minister accompanied by Traffic Police and PWD officials visited both sides of Agacaim and Cortalim junctions regarding the traffic bottlenecks.
PWD has been directed to make a slipway from Cortalim junction for traffic moving towards Margao to ease flow of traffic. Work is being taken up immediately. Pot hole filling that’s being hampered by incessant rains is being taken up on continuous basis with deployment of additional manpower.
Traffic police have been directed to deploy additional manpower to ensure lane driving and regulate smooth movement of traffic. 2 platoons of IRBn have been deployed. Police have issued detailed instructions to field formations for continuous monitoring of traffic situation.
Traffic has since been moving smoothly along the highway.