Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government has decided to renovate Baramunda bus stand and transform it into an inter-state bus terminal (ISBT) at a cost of Rs 185 crore.
After chairing a high-level review meeting Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi said that the Barmunda bus stand will be renovated with a cost of Rs 180 crore.
The work for the project is scheduled to begin by the end of June with an aim to finish it within 15 months and a Detailed Project Report (DPR) has been prepared in this connection.
A place has been identified near Khandagiri here for the purpose of a temporary bus stand.
The terminal, which is going to be developed over a land of more than 15 acres, will have a 4-acre patch reserved for commercial development in future.