The construction works are at a brisk pace and are targeted to be completed by the end of December or the first week of January next year, said a HMDA official.

The much-awaited skywalk at the busy Uppal junction will probably be completed by the end of the year The loop-type elevated walkway is being constructed by the Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority.

The elevated walkway at Uppal junction and integrated with Metro station at concourse level, bus stops, commercial, residential buildings on the other side. It is being built with a cost of Rs 25 crore.

Adding to the long list of infrastructure facilities that have been reshaping Hyderabad and its suburbs beyond recognition in the recent years

The skywalk has six entry and exit points. The Metro Station towards Nagole Road, Ramanthapur Road, Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) theme park

the Warangal bus-stop near the GHMC office, the Uppal Police Station and the road opposite to Uppal Electrical Substation are the hop-on stations.

Stretching to 640 mts, the much awaited skywalk is expected to be completed by this year-end or by the middle of January 2023.

It has typical width of 3 mt, 4 mt and bulge to 6 mt at few stretches, according to Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA) which is executing the project.