1428 Highways to be Added in Jharkhand
An announcement was made during visit to Jharkhand in the month of January 2016 to enhance the total length of National Highway in the State of Jharkhand. The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways has recently accorded “In Principle” approval for declaration of new National Highways for a length of 1428 Km in the State of Jharkhand and the NH may be notified subject to outcome of Detailed Project Reports (DPRs) of such stretches.
The existing National Highways in the State of Jharkhand are being maintained in traffic worthy condition.
This information was given by Minister of State for Road Transport & Highways, Pon. Radhakrishnan in a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha.