Property Description: Sand fields, the ecr starts at thiruvanmiyur in chennai and is a part of the chennai city roads till uthandi. From uthandi, the scenic beach way section starts as a toll road. The state government is keen on expediting the proposal for four-laning of the east coast road ecr. The ecr till hanumanthai near pondicherry is 113.2 km long and has a total of 22 bends. On an average 10,000 passenger car units use the road during rush hour and a total of 40,000 pcus daily, up from about 5,000 daily before the construction of the road. The process of acquiring land for widening the 11.4-km stretch from thiruvanmiyur to akkarai covering six revenue villages including thiruvanmiyur, kottivakkam, palavakkam, neelankarai, injambakkam and vettuvankani, which is under the control of the highways department, is under way. The stretch currently has width varying between 50 ft and 80 ft. After widening at a sanctioned cost of 3,540 million, the stretch would be uniformly 30.5 m wide 100 ft and would have six lanes, a 1.2-m-wide median, footpath-cum-storm water drain.