Team Absolute|Bhopal The government on Monday said it has dedicated 1.4 km flyover on NH-3 at Morena Town in Madhya Pradesh built at a cost of Rs 108 crore to the nation. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan presided over the function, attended by Union Ministers Faggan Singh Kulaste, MoS Road Transport and Highways VK Singh, local MPs, MLAs, senior officers from the centre and the State. The flyover connecting Dholpur in Rajasthan and Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh has been completed within the scheduled 18 months’ time under engineering, procurement and construction mode. “Total length of the 4- lane flyover structure is 780 metres, with 300 metre retaining wall approach towards Dholpur and 340 metre retaining wall approach towards Gwalior,” the statement said.The flyover has service roads on both sides. The flyover will also decongest Morena city which in turn will save time and avoid fuel wastage, the statement said. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that a tale of development is being written in the state with the guidance and help of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. New chapters will be added to this tale of development Chouhan was addressing the inaugural function of 1.5 km long flyover, constructed in Morena at a cost of Rs. 108 crore via webcast from Bhopal. Union Minister for Agriculture, Panchayati Raj and Rural Development Expressing gratitude to the Union Minister for Road Transport Nitin Gadkari and Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, Chief Minister Chouhan said that with the construction of flyover, the movement will be convenient and comfortable in Morena. Today, a new chapter has been added in the development of Morena. He further mentioned that the area is moving forward on the path of development with the activities like upgrading Morena to Municipal Corporation, construction of hospital and collectorate building, road network and expansion of irrigation facilities. The work is also underway as regard to starting of Sainik School in Bhind and to bring water from Chambal in Morena. The development activities will be continued. Morena will establish its distinct identity in the country. Chouhan thanked Union Minister Thawarchand Gehlot for setting up Divyang Parisar in Gwalior. Chief Minister further stated that the Agriculture Bill brought on the initiative of Union Minister Tomar will prove to be a milestone in the direction to double farmers’ income. On the occasion of inauguration, Union Minister for Agriculture, Panchayati Raj and Rural Development Tomar said that the flyover will save fuel as well as time. Along with this, people will get rid of pollution and accidents.