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‘Leigh Bazaar flyover junction prone to accidents’


Public demand steps to avert accidents at Leigh Bazaar-Shevapet flyover junction in Salem. | Photo Credit: E_LakshmiNarayanan

Though the newly-constructed flyover near Leigh Bazaar has eased traffic movement in the area, concerns have been raised over road accidents.

The flyover, constructed at a cost of ₹46.36 crore, was inaugurated recently by Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami. The flyover eased vehicle movement towards Shevapet, Nethimedu from Three Roads junction.

However, the flyover has raised concerns regarding road accidents making it accident-prone. Vehicles approaching the flyover from Three Roads and vehicles moving towards Three Roads from Pal Market often pose risk of ...


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