Tag: Sambalpur Rourkela Biju Expressway

Anti-toll protests disrupt traffic on Biju Expressway

Sambalpur: The Sambalpur Highway Users Forum on Saturday began its agitation at the three toll plazas on the recently-inaugurated Sambalpur-Rourkela Biju Expressway protesting collection of toll taxes. Terming the toll collection as ‘illegal’, the forum staged the agitation at three toll plazas at Masanikani in Sundargarh, Rengali in Sambalpur and Laing in Rajgangpur.  Several various […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Toll protest: 12-hr Sambalpur bandh on April 2

Sambalpur: Residents of Sambalpur have called for a 12-hour Sambalpur  bandh on April 2 protesting toll collection at Nuakhurigan toll plaza on the recently-inaugurated Sambalpur-Rourkela Biju Expressway. Educational institutions, emergency services, milk van, vehicles carrying patients and students will be exempted from purview of the bandh, said Convenor of National Highway Users’ Association, Satyanarayan Panda. […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
CM inaugurates Sambalpur-Rourkela Biju Expressway

Jharsuguda: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today dedicated the Sambalpur-Rourkela Biju Expressway to the people of Odisha at a special inauguration ceremony held at Jharsuguda. “It’s a new chapter in the history of Odisha. The project which covers a length of 162 KM is one of the longest and the expressway will serve as a lifeline […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021