President Abdel Fatah El Sisi inspected on Friday the construction works of a group of national bridges and roads in Heliopolis, according to an official statement by the Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radi.
Ambassador Bassam Radi said in the statement that President El-Sisi shed light on the necessity of completing these mega-projects on time to facilitate the living conditions for Heliopolis residents, noting that the president directed to carry out the projects in accordance with the highest standards of quality.
On May 15, 2019, President Abdel Fatah El Sisi attended the opening of Rod el Farag Axis Bridge (Tahya Misr Bridge), which links areas in northern and eastern Cairo with west Cairo.
The government said that the bridge, which aims to ease traffic and reduce commuting time, is the widest over a waterway.
President El-Sisi said during the inauguration ceremony that Egypt is seeking to carry out more public projects in the shortest time possible to save money and effort in the future.