Visakhapatnam: Six years in the past, it was the Worldwide Fleet Evaluate (IFR). Now, it’s the Presidential Fleet Evaluate adopted by Milan-2022 which is giving Visakhapatnam an entire makeover.
Such occasions not solely push the model worth of the port metropolis a number of notches up but in addition punctuate the great thing about the coastal metropolis means increased.
Together with the roads, the main occasions aided in taking over intensive beautification duties and a bunch of restore works plus growth of recent infrastructure.
Particular focus is paid on sprucing up the roads, medians, footpaths and different infrastructure alongside the routes that stretch from Visakhapatnam Airport to RK Seashore and INS Dega to Seashore Street. Vizag will get a contemporary look as intensive care has been taken in accentuating its scenic magnificence. The drab partitions alongside the roads have been changed with vibrant murals, pots of contemporary crops line up the roads as an alternative of dried ones, the dust-laced medians get a contemporary coat of paint, the bushes and crops alongside the freeway are well-trimmed, highway signages and markings get polished.
For weeks, the workers of Higher Visakhapatnam Municipal Company, VMRDA, income and different departments are always monitoring the assigned duties and ensuring they get wrapped up in time.
Whereas GVMC took up growth and restore work to the tune of Rs 8 crore, VMRDA has taken up restore work of TU-142 Plane Museum, INS Kursura Museum and others to the tune of Rs 1.2 crore plus greenery growth for Rs 40 lakh.
As town is witnessing growth exercise in each nook and nook forward of the main occasions of the Indian Navy, the platform has ultimately created extra work for the folks of different districts as properly.
Be it the gardening work or the portray job or beautification train, staff from North Andhra districts together with neighbouring locations have been engaged in varied duties.
From the time of the arrival of the VVIPs and the VIPs to the second the occasions conclude, stringent safety preparations are in place.
The police division is pulling out all stops to make sure that there are not any safety lapses as President Ram Nath Kovind, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Governor Biswabhushan Harichandan and Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, Centre and state cupboard ministers and different high officers are arriving to witness the occasions within the metropolis.
Owing to safety causes, hawkers and small distributors have been steered away from the seashore highway footpaths and different locations for the previous few days.
After experiencing Covid-induced losses for a very long time, the occupancy in star motels is recording an all-time excessive within the metropolis.
With the main occasions being lined up one after the opposite, town is all spruced up.