Fortunately no casualties occurred despite six concrete beems of 50 feet height, collapsed and broke into pieces.
The flyover is being constructed as a part of the four-laning project of NH-49. The NHAI has entrusted the construction work to Oriental Structural Engineers Private Limited.
The city police has issued an advisory for commuters with alternate routes to avoid traffic as local train services have been hampered.
A portion of an under construction flyover near the railway station collapsed today and several people were feared buried under it.