2 National Highway Projects Coming Up In Mirzapur

  • Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways, Shri Nitin Gadkari, laid the foundation stone for two National Highway projects worth Rs 1750 Crore in Mirzapur. 
  • The projects include a 4-lane Mirzapur bypass and a 6-lane bridge on the Ganga River on National Highway 135A. 
  • Repair work will also be carried out on the 59 km long road from Mirzapur to Prayagraj and Prayagraj to Pratapgarh on National Highways 35 and 330. 
  • The projects aim to improve connectivity between Mirzapur-Ayodhya, boost tourism, and boost economic development in Prayagraj and Purvanchal districts.
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