Mumbai: The cabinet sub-committee of infrastructure Wednesday discussed Bandra-Versova sea link project. The committee has finally approved the Rs 5000 cr -crore project.
The Bandra-Versova sea link will be built 900 metres into the sea. It will have eight lanes and traffic dispersal points at Joggers Park and Juhu Koliwada.
The sub-committee, chaired by Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, comprises nine Cabinet ministers, of which four belong to the Congress. All projects being undertaken on a build-operate-transfer mode and worth more than Rs 25 crore need a nod from the sub-committee.
The Bandra-Versova sea link project was seeking approval from last three years. Committee has also approved Pune ring road that costs around Rs 104.08 billion.