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Covid-19: Construction in major centres halts, project delivery to worsen

Experts say things have come to a standstill and that it will take at least 3-4 months for the work to even begin

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Coronavirus | Construction sector | India Ratings and Research

Megha Manchanda  |  New Delhi 



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According to the Economic Survey 2019-2020, the pace at which roads have been constructed grew significantly from 17 km per day in 2015-16 to 29.7 km in 2018-19

Construction activity across the country has come to a grinding halt and the situation is unlikely to change for the next 3-4 months.

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First Published: Thu, March 26 2020. 13:24 IST

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