06 Nov '16, 6pm

The #Skywalk bridge designed to improve pedestrian safety in #India

The #Skywalk bridge designed to improve pedestrian safety in #India

records in the world, and its cities are sadly notorious for pedestrian neglect. One example can be seen in the route to Dakshineswar Kali Temple, one of the most visited places of worship in the city of Kolkata, where pedestrians are forced to compete for space with rickshaws and cars. In a bid to provide greater safety and comfort, New Delhi-based architecture firm Design Forum International proposed the Dakshineswar Skywalk, a modern and elevated walkway that would offer seamless connectivity to and from the temple.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/proposed-dakshineswar-skywalk-could-...

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