Indian road network Current Affairs, GK & News
By the end of August 2011, India had around 71,000 kilometers of National Highways which connected all the major cities and state capitals. Most of these highways are in 2 lanes. Around 10,000 kilometers have been converted to 4 lanes and around 19,000 kilometers roads are still single laned. The Leh-Manali Highway, connecting Shimla to ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: Indian National Highways • Indian road network • Ministry of Road Transport and Highways • national highways • National Highways Development Project • Outer Ring Road, Nagpur • Road transport in India • Roads in India • Roads in Kerala
The India Roads Congress (IRC) is the oldest and most important representative technical body of highway engineers in India. The growth of highway engineering as a profession owes much to the IRC which has completed seventy three years of its existence. It can be claimed that the development of roads in the country has been ..