Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan performs Bhoomi Pujan (ground breaking ceremony) for 3 NH projects of 119.5 km to be built in Odisha at a cost of Rs 2067.5 crore.
These projects will ensure better connectivity in the region besides reducing traffic congestion over the NH.The projects will give a boost to State’s economy, generate employment opportunities & help improve socio-economic condition of the people.With the Golden Quadrilateral Former PM Late Atal ji gave four lane roads & now Hon. PM Narendra Modi is developing them into 6 lane.
“There was a demand for an underpass at Balikuda, Sikharpur and Badachana of Bhubaneswar- Chandikhole Section of NH to reduce traffic congestion and ensure safety of commuters. I thank Shri Nitin Gadkari ji and NHAI authorities for taking steps in this regards,” says Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.
“The NHs will also provide better interstate connectivity between West Bengal, Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. #ModiGovt has been taking steps for growth and progress of Odisha including the development of NHs and Coastal Highway for better connectivity,” says Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.