Ministry of Road Transport & Highways

Shri Nitin Gadkari inaugurates and lays foundation stone of four projects worth Rs 1450 Crore in Assam

Posted On: 05 JUN 2023 3:24PM by PIB Delhi

Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the 4-Lane Section between Nagaon Bypass-Teliagaon, and Teliagaon-Rangagara and laid the foundation for Mangaldai Bypass and the 4-lane section between Daboka-Parakhuwa in Assam, in the presence of Chief Minister Shri Himanta Biswa Sarma , MP Shri Dilip Saikia , MP Shri Pradyut Bordoloi , and State Minister of Forest & Environment Shri Chandra Mohan Patowary  through video conferencing today. These 4 projects are worth 1450 Crores symbolizing a significant investment in the state's infrastructure.


The 18 Km long 4-Lane section between Nagaon Bypass-Teliagaon and Teliagaon-Rangagara is worth Rs 403 Crore. This widened highway enhances accessibility between North Assam and Upper Assam, fueling economic growth and opening new opportunities.

Live from Inauguration and foundation stone laying ceremony of 4 NH projects worth Rs 1,450 Crore in Assam. #PragatiKaHighway #GatiShakti

— Nitin Gadkari (@nitin_gadkari) June 5, 2023


The foundation  for the construction of a 15 Km bypass in Mangaldai on NH 15 with a total cost of 535 Crores will strengthen the link between Assam, West Bengal, and Arunachal Pradesh, fostering seamless travel and regional integration.

The foundation  for a 13 Km long bypass between Daboka and Parakhuwa on NH-29 with a total cost of 517 Crores strengthens connections along the Guwahati-Dimapur Economic Corridor, fostering links to Myanmar and Thailand. The bypass will enhance inter-regional connectivity between Assam and Nagaland.

असम में 1,450 करोड़ रुपये की लागत वाली 4 एनएच परियोजनाओं का लोकार्पण एवं शिलान्यास। #PragatiKaHighway #GatiShakti

— Nitin Gadkari (@nitin_gadkari) June 5, 2023



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