On Sunday, Mumbai-Nagpur Samruddhi Mahamarg (Super Communication Expressway). Phase-I was officially opened by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who also gave a tour of the new road.
Days ahead of the inauguration of Mumbai-Nagpur Super Communication Expressway by PM Narendra Modi on December 11, 2022, Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde and Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis took a test drive on the newly constructed road on Monday. also read:NYC health official warn: Virus is coming
Phase I of the 701 km Super Expressway project. Which connects Mumbai, the state capital, with Nagpur through 10 districts, is 520 km long.
It is one of the nation’s longest greenfield six-lane expressways and is being built at a cost of over Rs. 55,000 crore. It will reduce the current travel time between the two cities from 16 hours to just 8 hours.
Vande Bharat Express’s service between Nagpur and Bilaspur
At Nagpur Railway Station, he officially off the Vande Bharat Express’ service between Nagpur and Bilaspur and laid the cornerstone for other rail projects totaling roughly Rs. 1,500 crore. PM Modi was accompanied by the chief minister of Gujarat, Eknath Shinde, the deputy chief minister, Devendra Fadnavis, and the union minister for roads and highways, Nitin Gadkari.
Metro Phase I in Nagpur
In addition, the Prime Minister laid the groundwork for Phase II of the approximately Rs. 15,000 crore project by dedicating Nagpur Metro Phase-I and travelling from Freedom Park Metro Station to Khapri Metro Station.
The Prime Minister lay the cornerstone for the National Institute of One Health Nagpur, which will cost more than Rs.110 crore to construct, and dedicated the cutting-edge AIIMS Nagpur to the nation.
He also laid the groundwork for the Rs. 1,925 crore river pollution abatement project in Nagpur under the National River Conservation Plan, dedicated the Central Institute of Petrochemicals Engineering & Technology in Chandrapur, and inaugurated the Centre for Research Management and Control of Hemoglobinopathies.