Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Road Transport & Highways
27-August-2012 16:05 IST
By-Pass/ Ring Road in Jodhpur City
The Union Government has approved inclusion of a ring road/by-pass to Jodhpur city under National Highways Development Programme (NHDP) phase- VII; Based on the request of Government of Rajasthan, Union Government have included the proposal for construction of Bypass around Jodhpur City connecting Nagour side of NH-65 with NH-112 and NH-114 in Rajasthan under NHDP Phase-VII for implementation on BOT (Toll) basis. Consultants have been appointed. Since implementation involving feasibility study, procurement of Concessionaire and the construction by the selected Concessionaire would be done in subsequent stages, the exact timeframe for completion of the project cannot be specified now.

This information was given by the Minister of State of Road Transport and Highways, Shri Jitin Prasada, in a written reply in Lok Sabha today.

Sanjay Kumar/kd