Nagpur: Highway Minister Nitin Gadkari and Union Road Transport have recently thoroughly checked the progress of the Delhi-Mumbai Expressway, and according to sources, it will pass through 4 states.
The new 8-lane expressway Starting from the New Delhi and it will pass through the Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana and Gujarat. Before reaching the its final destination of Mumbai. The expressway of Delhi-Mumbai is likely to be completed by the year 2023 March. And it is currently being built as the part of a phase-1 of the Centre’s Bharatmala project.
Highway Minister Nitin Gadkari
According to the source report. There was a video of about 90 seconds uploaded on YouTube. On the day of 16 September.
In which Highway Minister Nitin Gadkari was seen inspecting the empty part of the Delhi-Mumbai expressway. Inside the Kia Carnival car and Highway Minister Nitin Gadkari was sitting in the front of passenger seat.
As soon as it entered the expressway, the car’s speed had dropped to around 170 kilometers per hour. And it was running smoothly. However, a Livemint report states that the top speed on the expressway has been restricted to just 120 kmph.
During the video, Nitin Gadkari is also heard saying that even a small plane can now land on the expressway.
It should also be mentioned that earlier once the Union Minister had also done an aerial survey of this expressway.
And said that it will reduce the travel time between New Delhi and Mumbai by about 12 hours now. Also said that this expressway. Now it will also help in saving crores of liters of diesel and petrol.
Nitin Gadkari has been quoted as saying by the news agency on Sunday. That after the completion of the Delhi-Mumbai Expressway. And this expressway is opened for all the people. We will get about ₹ 1,000-1,500 crore every month as toll revenue.