The bridge was opened on the 29th of May 2021, the main bridge on Al Khaleej Street extending 570 metres comprising of three lanes in the direction of Bur Dubai as well as a surface junction at the intersection of Al Khaleej Street.
The bridge can handle 4,800 vehicles per hour. It serves the traffic on Al Khaleej Street inbound from the junction of Abu Baker Al Siddique Street and Deira Islands in the direction of Shindagha Tunnel.
Thus, it ensures a smooth flow of traffic along Al Khaleej Street. RTA also opened a surface signalised junction at the intersection of Al Khaleej Street and Omar bin Al Khattab Street.