Nitin Gadkari, the Union minister will launch and lay foundation stone of 35 Highway projects of worth over Rs 9,400 crore in MP on 25th August, Tuesday, said a statement.
These 35 projects entail 1,139 km of highways, said the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways in the statement.
The minister said,”Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and MSMEs Nitin Gadkari will lay foundation stone of and inaugurate 35 highway projects in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday, the 25th of August, 2020.
Shivraj Singh Chauhan, Madhya Pradesh CM will control over the virtual function, which be attended by Union ministers including Thavarchand Gehlot, Narendra Singh Tomar, Prahlad Singh Patel, Faggan Singh Kulaste, V K Singh and others.
“These projects for inauguration and foundation laying carry a road length of 1,139 kilometres, involving construction value of over Rs 9,400 crore,” the statement said.
Paving the way for development of MP, these roads will enhance better connectivity, convenience and economic growth in the state, it also added.