Yamuna Expressway Highway : 10 Facts

Yamuna Expressway Highway : 10 Facts

Yamuna Expressway from Delhi to Agra opens: 10 facts

Now, you can drive from Delhi to the Taj Mahal in a little over two hours.

Here are 10 big facts on the new Yamuna Expressway:

The expressway links Greater Noida to Agra. It was inaugurated via video conference from Lucknow by UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.

The six-lane expressway covers 165 kms. It reduces the travel time between the capital and Agra by nearly four hours. (Watch: Your guide to the new Yamuna Expressway)

The project cost 12,000 crores. It has three toll […] Read more

Important National Highways

Important National Highways

Important National Highways

NH-1 Jalandhar – Uri 663
NH-1 A New Delhi-Ambala-Jalandhar-Amritsar 456
NH-2 Delhi-Mathura-Agra-Kanpur-Allahabad-Varanasi-Kolkata 1465
NH-3 Agra-Gwalior-Nasik-Mumbai 1161
NH-4 Thane and Chennai via Pune and Belgaun 1235
NH-5 Kolkata – Chennai 1533
NH-6 Kolkata – Dhule 1949
NH-7 Varanasi – Kanyakumari 2369
NH-8 Delhi-Mumbai-(vai Jaipur, Baroda and Ahmedabad) 1428
NH-9 :- Mumbai-Vijaywada 841
NH-10 :- Delhi-Fazilka 403
NH-11 :- Agra- Bikaner 582
NH-12 :- Jabalpur-Jaipur 890

NH-13 :- Sholapur-Mangalore 691
NH-15 :- Pathankot-Samakhiali 1526
NH-17 :- Panvel-Edapally 1269
NH-22 :- Ambala-Shipkitr 459
NH-28 :- Lucknow-Barauni 570
NH-31 :- Barhi-Guwahati 1125
NH-37 :- Panchratna (near Goalpara) – Saiknoaghat 680
NH-44 :- Shillong-Sabroom 630
NH-49 :- Cochin-Dhanshkodi 440
NH-52 :- Baihata-Junction NH-47 (near Saikhoaghat) 850
NH-58 :- Delhi-Mana 538
NH-65 :- Ambala-Pali 690

NH-75 :- Gwalior-Ranchi […] Read more

Top Ten Longest National Highways of India

Top Ten Longest National Highways of India

Top Ten Longest National Highways of India

Indian road network has a very wide range of trap, from the corner of rural villages to the highrise building of metro cities. These road’s play a very important role to develop the infrastructure of a country and help to boost the economy as well. Indian national highways connect every major city of India from north to south to east to west, there are major road projects going on called as Golden Quadrilateral highways and many small along with.

National-Highway 7

Length: 2,369 km
From Varanasi to Kanyakumari
Route: Varanasi> Jabalpur> Nagpur> Hyderabad> Bangalore> […] Read more

Indian Roads Networks

Indian Roads Networks

India has one of the largest road networks in the world, aggregating to about 33 lakh kilometers at present. Though the National Highways, which is the responsibility of Central Government, has length of roads, carries over 40 percent of the total traffic across the length and bredth of the country.

National Highways/Expressways
65,590 km

State Highways
1,28,000 km

Major and other Disctric Roads
4,70,000 km

Rural Roads
26,50,000 km

The National Highways have further been classifed depending upon the carriageway width of the Highway. Generally, a lane has a width of 3.75 m in case of single lane and 3.5 per lane in case of […] Read more