Union Minister Nitin Gadkari
Nitin Gadkari approved 5 infrastructure projects worth crores of rupees in Andhra Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh.
- February 20, 2021, 5:23 PM IST
The Union Minister said that under the Raipur-Visakhapatnam Economics Corridor in the state of Andhra Pradesh, the development work of the 6-lane Korlam-Kantakapalle section of the National Highway 130 CD for Rs 772.70 crore has been approved.
The minister’s office tweeted, “Union Minister approved proposal for construction of 6-lane Kantakapalle-Sabbavaram section of National Highway 130CD for 824.29 crore and 6-lane Korlam-Kantakapalle of National Highway 130CD costing Rs. 772.70 crore. The development work of the block has also been approved.
Gadkari said that the work of 4-lane widening of the urban link of National Highway 42 in Anantapur city of Andhra Pradesh was also approved, which cost Rs 311.93 crore. The minister also approved 2/4 laning of Rae Bareli-Jagdishpur section of National Highway 330A at the cost of 720.812 crore in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Projects worth Rs. 28928.55 crores and Rs. 9300.59 crores are also included in Kotwali section of Bijnor National Highway-709AD.