Hyderabad, October 19: Unveiling a vision document for safe journey sans fatal accidents, Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao directed the officials to prepare a comprehensive action plan to lay roads as per global standards. He held a review meeting with Roads and Buildings officials in which Deputy CM Mahmood Ali, ministers Tummala Nageswar Rao, Lakshma Reddy and others attended.
The CM instructed the officials to study the standards being maintained in the US and Europe and prepare a vision document. He stressed the need to take measures to ensure that there are no fatal accidents.The officials were told to study the present roads condition, measures to be taken for strong roads, the routes to be changed as national highways etc.
KCR asked the officials to prepare detailed project reports for building regional ring road at a stretch of 330 km beyond outer ring road for better connectivity with districts.
The State government would also build good roads. He felt that 'build, operate and transfer' model would help keep the roads in good condition. The CM directed the officials to build road over bridges and underbridges to ensure smooth flow of traffic.