Know the Total Length of National Highways in the Country

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New Delhi: The national highways network of India is a network of highways that is managed and maintained by agencies of the Government of India.

About 20,557 km of National Highways are under DPR preparation as on 30th June in 2017-18. The State and UT-wise details of National Highways (NHs) in the country is as follows:-

State/ UT –wise details of NHs

 

Sl. No.

Name of State/ UT

Total Length (in km)

 
 

1

Andhra Pradesh

6,286

 

2

Arunachal Pradesh

2,537

 

3

Assam

3,845

 

4

Bihar

4,839

 

5

Chandigarh

15

 

6

Chhattisgarh

3,232

 

7

Delhi

79

 

8

Goa

262

 

9

Gujarat

5,017

 

10

Haryana

2,641

 

11

Himachal Pradesh

2,642

 

12

Jammu & Kashmir

2,601

 

13

Jharkhand

2,661

 

14

Karnataka

6,791

 

15

Kerala

1,782

 

16

Madhya Pradesh

7,854

 

17

Maharashtra

15,436

 

18

Manipur

1,746

 

19

Meghalaya

1,204

 

20

Mizoram

1,422

 

21

Nagaland

1,547

 

22

Odisha

4,838

 

23

Puducherry

64

 

24

Punjab

2,769

 

25

Rajasthan

7,906

 

26

Sikkim

463

 

27

Tamil Nadu

5,381

 

28

Telangana

3,786

 

29

Tripura

854

 

31

Uttar Pradesh

8,711

 

30

Uttarakhand

2,842

 

32

West Bengal

2,998

 

33

A & N Islands

331

 

34

Dadra & Nagar Haveli

31

 

35

Daman & Diu

22

 

 

Total

115,435

 

 

This information was given by Minster of State for Road Transport & Highways and Shipping, Shri Pon. Radhakrishnan in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha today.

Rs 19,000 crores invested on National Highways in the North East

An investment of Rs.14,916 crore under the Special Accelerated Road Development Programme for North East (SARDP-NE) and Rs.4,095 crore under National Highway (Original) were made during the last two years for strengthening the road infrastructure in the north eastern region of the country.

The roads under SARDP-NE were approved by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs while the development of highways under NH (O) are taken up on the basis of inter-se priority, traffic volume and availability of funds.

This information was given by Minster of State for Road Transport & Highways and Shipping, Shri Pon. Radhakrishnan in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha today.


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