South Mumbai to Worli: Coastal road work to begin next month

Paving the way for its ambitious coastal road project, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation’s (BMC) standing committee gave a final nod for construction of the first phase (southern part) of the project, which will cost Rs 12,721 crore, on Tuesday. Work on the first phase is expected to start by next month after issuing work orders to the contractors and is expected to be completed in the next four years, civic officials said.