Under PM Modi’s leadership infrastructure is being developed faster, safer & more sustainable: Gadkari
Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has said that under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi road infrastructure is being developed faster, safer and more sustainable than ever before.
In a meeting with officials of the Ministry, National Highways Authority of India, National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation and Public Works Departments, Mr Gadkari said that it is our collective mission to give the country, road infrastructure of global standard.
The Minister emphasised on safety-first approach for Road design and construction, construction of environment-friendly roads, industry-friendly approach, new technology for safe, faster and economic roads and faster construction.
Mr Gadkari said with an investment of Rs. 11 thousand crore the 313-kilometre long highway will transform the road infrastructure of Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan.
He said, 80 per cent of the corridor has been completed and is scheduled to open to public by March 2022.
He said, six lane access controlled Ambala-Kotputli Greenfield Corridor is being constructed at record pace.