Sumary of Centre prepares monthly plan under Gati Shakti for awarding 235 critical road projects:
- a month wise action plan will be created for 235 roadway and highway connectivity projects yet to be awarded with accurate focus on maximizing award by December 2022 and March 2023. a review meeting of the PM GatiShakti National Master Plan (NMP) said this is to address the critical infrastructure gap projects.
- 7% lower than the 4,550 KMs built during the same months of fiscal 2021-22. The centre has also awarded 5,007 KMs of highways till October-end, up from 4,913 KMs during the comparable period of the previous year.
- The National Highway Authority of India (NHAI), National Highways & Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (NHIDCL), and Border Roads Organisation (BRO) need to implement these projects.
- According to official data, 4,060 kilometres (KMs) of national highways were constructed during the current financial year till October-end.