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Gadkari to inaugurate, lay foundation stone for 18 highway projects in Raj

Nitin Gadkari will inaugurate and lay the foundation stone for 18 highway projects in Rajasthan virtually

Nitin Gadkari  | Ministry of Road Transport and Highways | rajasthan


Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister will inaugurate and lay the foundation stone for 18 highway projects in virtually on Thursday.

According to a press statement from the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, these projects carry a road length of nearly 1,127 kilometres, involving a construction value of Rs 8,341 crores. Paving the way for the development of Rajasthan, these roads aim to enhance better connectivity, convenience and economic growth in the state.

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot will preside over the virtual function which would be attended by Union Minister Gen (Retd) VK Singh and several ministers from the state.

Earlier on Monday, Gadkari inaugurated and laid the foundation for 14 national highway (NH) projects in Telangana through video conferencing.

As per an official release, these projects include 765.663 kilometres long roads worth Rs 13,169 crores.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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First Published: Thu, December 24 2020. 08:45 IST