Putra Bridge|Interesting Places In Putrajaya|Malaysia

Interesting Places In Malaysia

Putra Bridge is considered the most prestigious bridge in Putrajaya, Malaysia. It is analogous to Khaju Bridge in Esfahan, Iran. With a span of 435 metres, this bridge connects the Government Precinct to the Mixed Development Precinct and links Putra Square with the Boulevard. Formal procession between the Boulevard and the Dataran Putra would pass through this bridge.

The upper level of the bridge forms part of the Boulevard. This huge three-deck bridge provides vehicle, monorail and pedestrian access. Besides providing the link between Precinct 1 and Precinct 2 on the Core Island, it has been designed to be a special feature of Putrajaya. The piers also accommodate fine dining restaurants within its main pillar supports.

Bridge Structure:

. Upper Level which is at RL 35m forms part of the Boulevard that connects to the Dataran Putra and the Prime Minister's Office Complex

. Lower Level at RL 29m is used for service tunnel, LRT track, service road to Dataran Putra, and pedestrians

. Lowest Level at the piers will be utilized for restaurant overlooking the water of the Lake and places for boat berthing.

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