Kolkata prepares for U-17 Football World Cup
West Bengal government has taken up a comprehensive plan to go for a complete beautification of the Biswa Bangla Sarani from Kolkata airport to EM Bypass surrounding the Salt Lake Stadium. This will be done keeping in view the upcoming Under-17 Football World Cup to be held in October.
The traffic will also be streamlined with smart traffic signs to be put up along the roadside. Lanes of New Town will also be upgraded and two pedestrian subways will come up next to Salt Lake stadium. The footpaths beside the stadium are also getting a facelift.