The Bangalore Development Authority has laid the foundation stone for the Hebbal six-laning flyover expansion project. The construction work for the first phase of the project has commenced. It involes a three-lane overpass road from the airport road towards Bengaluru and a three-lane underpass on the Yeshwantpur-KR Puram route at an estimated cost of Rs 800 million. Phase II involves the construction of a flyover from KR Puram to the Nagawara road and removal of the existing loop connecting KR Puram and Nagawara. The cost of the entire project is Rs 2.25 billion.