NICE EXPANDS TOLL PLAZAS AT ELECTRONIC CITY AND MYSORE RD
Bangalore June 1st , 2018: NICE / NECE Ltd, the implementing agency of the prestigious BMIC Project, has recently expanded the Toll Plazas at Electronic City Interchange area (1/7) and Mysore Road Interchange area (5/7) of the Peripheral Road to cater to the substantial increase in Entry and Exit Traffic in these areas.
The 41Kilometer Peripheral Road connects Hosur Road (Electronic City 1/7) to TumkurRoad (BIEC Junction 7/7) through Bannergatta Road (2/7), Kanakapura Road (3/7),Clover Leaf Interchange at Sompura – intersection of Link Road and startingpoint of Expressway – (4/7), Mysore Road (5/7) and Magadi Road (6/7) ending inTumkur Road – NH4.
The delayscaused by the queues to enter into the Peripheral Road at Electronic CityInterchange and Mysore Road Interchange during peak hours and weekends hasprompted NICE to take immediate action to ease the Traffic Queues at thesejunctions by increasing the Entry and Exit Toll Plazas.
As such,NICE / NECE Ltd has increased / 5-6 toll booths at Electronic City Junction,which primarily act as an Exit way to the vehicles exiting the Peripheral Roadinto Hosur Road near Electronic City Interchange thereby increasing the EntryPlazas from 8 lanes into all 12 lanes and easing the entry pointsubstantially in peak hours. The four lanes are made bidirectional, so as tocater to the increase in exits – if the situation arises.
In a similarmanner, the entry point at Mysore Road Interchange have increased to 7 byadding 3 new booths, thereby addressing the increase in Entry and Exit Trafficin the interchange area during peak hours and weekends.
Thesemeasures have brought substantial relief to the commuters of the PeripheralRoad both in terms of time and reduction in wastage of fuel.