Before 2024, the roads of Uttar Pradesh will be like America.
8 thousand crore road projects announced for UP
The government has no shortage of money to build good roads.
Lucknow. Addressing the 81st Indian Road Congress on Saturday, Union Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said that before 2024, the roads of Uttar Pradesh will become like America. Along with this, he also announced road projects worth Rs 8 thousand crores for the state.
Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said in his address that ‘I always remember US President John Kennedy when he said that US roads are not good because America is rich. Rather, America is rich because of good roads. I promised Yogi ji that by 2024 the roads of UP will be like USA. Prosperity comes from the streets. But it will require full cooperation. We have to focus on quality while reducing cost.
8 thousand crore road projects announced
Nitin Gadkari said that ‘I had promised that by the end of 2024 I will give 5 lakh crore road projects to UP. Today I am announcing 8 thousand crore road projects out of this. Apart from Shahabad-Hardoi Bypass, Shahjahanpur-Shahabad Bypass, Moradabad-Thakardwara-Kashipur Bypass, Ghazipur-Balia Bypass, 13 other bypasses have been approved by the government, which cost 8000 crores. Is. The government does not lack money to build good roads.
Also met CM Yogi.
After attending the Indian Road Congress, Nitin Gadkari also met Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath alone. Meanwhile, discussions were also held on the ongoing construction of the national highway in the state.
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First Publication: 09 October 2022, 07:41 IST