Gadkari launches 28 NH projects worth Rs 6,600cr in Odisha

08:06 PM Feb 15, 2024 | PTI |

Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari inaugurated and laid the foundation stones for 28 national highway (NH) projects worth Rs 6,600 crore in Odisha. Though his visit to Odisha was cancelled at the last minute, Gadkari launched these projects virtually.


Among the inaugurated projects were a 79km four-lane road between Baharagora and Singhara on NH-49, valued at Rs 1,203 crore, and a 78km six-lane road from Chandikhol to Bhadrak on NH-16, costing Rs 2,035 crore.

Additionally, the minister laid the foundation stones for 26 other road infrastructure projects in the state.


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