STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Odisha: NHAI sanctions aid of Rs 1,265 crore for Bunsaguar-Baraja section of NH-130

Earlier this month, NHAI had sanctioned Rs 1,539 crore for six-laning of Kaliagura-Baunsaguar section of the NH-130 in the State under Bharatmala Pariyojana.

Published: 19th September 2021 09:04 AM  |   Last Updated: 19th September 2021 09:04 AM   |  A+A-

NH, national highway

For representational purpose (Express Illustrations)

By Express News Service

BHUBANESWAR:  The National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) on Saturday approved six-laning of Baunsaguar-Baraja section of NH-130 under Raipur-Visakhapatnam Economic Corridor with the sanction of Rs 1265.59 crore.

This was informed by Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari through social media.
Informing about a number of projects sanctioned by the Ministry through a series of tweets, Gadkari said, "Six-laning of Baunsaguar-Baraja section of NH-130-CD under Raipur-Visakhapatnam Economic Corridor has been sanctioned in Odisha with a budget of Rs 1265.59 crore."

Earlier this month, NHAI had sanctioned Rs 1,539 crore for six-laning of Kaliagura-Baunsaguar section of the NH-130 in the State under Bharatmala Pariyojana. The 464-km Raipur-Visakhapatnam Economic Corridor, also known as Raipur-Vizag Expressway, is an approved six lane access-controlled road by NHAI with a route alignment through Chhattisgarh, Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. The project starts from Abhanpur near Raipur in Chhattisgarh and ends at Sabbavaram near Vizag in Andhra Pradesh. 

The highway’s greenfield alignment will pass through the states of Chhattisgarh (124.611 km), Odisha (262.211 km) and Andhra Pradesh (99.629 km).



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp