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PM Modi inaugurates Atal Bridge in Ahmedabad; here is a look at some 'spectacular' images

The 300-metre bridge built between Ellis Bridge and Sardar Bridge connects the east and west side of Sabarmati Riverfront.

August 27, 2022 / 08:36 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate this iconic foot over bridge on Saturday, 27th August. Image Credits: ANI
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a pedestrian-only footover bridge – the 'Atal Bridge’ -- in Ahmedabad on August 27. The PM shared images of the structure on Twitter and wrote: 'Doesn't the Atal Bridge look spectacular!' (Image: ANI)
Apart from pedestrians, cyclists will also be allowed to use the bridge to cross the river without negotiating traffic and it will allow people to view the riverfront from the middle of the waterbody. The bridge has been designed in such a way that people can approach it from both lower and upper walkways or promenades of the riverfront.
Apart from pedestrians, cyclists will also be allowed to use the bridge to cross the river without negotiating traffic and it will allow people to view the riverfront from the middle of the waterbody. The bridge has been designed in such a way that people can approach it from both lower and upper walkways or promenades of the riverfront. (Image: Twitter/ DD News)
This 300-metre bridge built between between Ellis Bridge and Sardar Bridge connects the east and west side of Sabarmati Riverfront. Image credits: ANI
 The 300-metre bridge built between Ellis Bridge and Sardar Bridge connects the east and west side of Sabarmati Riverfront. (Image: ANI)
"This bridge will provide connectivity to multi-level car parking, and various public development on East and West Bank, from Plasa between Flower Park, and Event Ground at West Bank to proposed Art/Cultural/Exhibition Centre on East Bank," a statement said. Image credits: ANI
The bridge will provide connectivity to multi-level car parking, and various public development on East and West Bank, from Plasa between Flower Park, and Event Ground at West Bank to the proposed Art/Cultural/Exhibition Centre on East Bank. (Image: ANI)
This bridge is quite unique in terms of design, and will augment will the status of the Riverfront as well as that of the city. Image Credits: ANI
Built using 2,600 metric tonnes of steel pipes, the bridge has a roof made up of colourful fabric and railings made with glass and stainless steel. With its unique design, Atal Bridge will augment the beauty of the riverfront as well as the city. (Image: ANI)
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first published: Aug 27, 2022 11:06 am
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