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Government of India
Ministry of Defence
30-August-2012 17:10 IST
Roads to be Built by BRO in Uttarakhand
Border Roads Organisation is entrusted to build total 27 roads of total length of 1472

Border Roads Organisation is entrusted to build total 27 roads of total length of 1472.13 Km in Uttarakhand (8 roads of length 533.68 Km in Kumaon Sector, 11 roads of length 538.10 Km in Joshimath sector and 8 roads of length 400.35 Km in Harsil sector).

Following roads have been sanctioned with Central assistance in the Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, Yamunotri regions of Uttarakhand :-

S. No.

Name of road

Agency

Length (Km)

Present status (formation completed) (Km)

Remarks

1.

Nelong - Naga

GS

8.1

8.1

Gangotri region

2.

Nelong Sonam

GS

1 1.65

1 1.65

Gangotri region

3.

Naga-Nilapani

GS

9.8

9.8

Gangotri region

4.

Naga-Jadhang

ITBP

5.5

0

Gangotri region

5.

Dharasu-Gangotri

NHO

124

10

Gangotri region

6.

Rishikesh-Dharasu

NHO

144

0

Gangotri region

 

 

Total

303.05

39.55

 

7.

Joshimath-Malari

GS

62.67

50.6

Badrinath region

8.

Malari-Girdhidobla

GS

19

5.17

Badrinath region

9.

Girthidobla-Sumna

GS

6.55

2.6

Badrinath region

10.

Musapani-Ghastoli

GS

7

7

Badrinath region

11.

Ghastol i-Ratakona

ITBP

17.95

17.95

Badrinath region

12.

Sumna-Rimkhim

ITBP

14

0

Badrinath region

13.

Rishikesh-Josimath-Mana

NHO

299.12

121.18

Badrinath region

 

 

Total

426.29

205.12

 

14.

Rudraprayag-Gaurikund

NHO

75.35

18.35

Kedarnath region

 

Grand Total

 

804.69

263.02

 

This information was given by Defence Minister Shri AK Antony in a written reply to Shri Tarun Vijay in Rajya Sabha today.

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