Kaligandaki Corridor: Maldhunga-Beni Road Closed for 13 Days for Black-Topping Work

The Maldhunga-Beni road, part of the Kaligandaki corridor highway, has been closed for 13 days to allow for black-topping. This closure affects the five-kilometer Maldhunga-Pharse section of the 13-kilometer road. 

Road SectionMaldhunga-Beni
Total Road Length13 kilometres
Section Being Blacktopped5 kilometres (Maldhunga-Pharse)
Remaining Section for Future Phases7 kilometres
Closure Duration13 days
Closure Start DateJune 22
Exception for TrafficEssential service vehicles (including ambulances)
Decision MakerAll-party meeting at the District Administration Office
Project OfficeKaligandaki Corridor Maldhunga-Beni-Jomsom-Korala Road Project Office
Expected CompletionWithin 13 days, weather permitting
Alternative RoutesRecommended for drivers

After an all-party meeting at the District Administration Office, the decision was made to close the route. This closure does not apply to ambulances or other essential service vehicles.

The Project Office aims to complete the work in favorable weather conditions in 13 days. Drivers are advised to use alternative routes during this time.

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