NHAI opens NH-44 flyover in Ludhiana for traffic
The Sherpur Chowk flyover is expected to be complete by 30 May 2020
The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has opened both sides of the NH-44 flyover, situated near Mohan Dai Oswal Cancer Hospital, for movement of traffic on 12 May 2020. The flyover is a part of Jalandhar-Panipat highway project and has been hanging fire for around nine years.
The Sherpur Chowk flyover is expected to be complete by 30 May 2020 of which one side -- from Delhi to Jalandhar -- has already been opened for traffic.
With the completion of the flyover, the traffic is expected to increase at Samrala Chowk as truckers who used to exit the highway from Moti Nagar point will now have to exit from Tibba Road point and move towards Transport Nagar through Samrala Chowk.