Four Laning of Mumbai-Goa National Highway

Widening of Panvel (Km 0/0) to Indapur (Km 84/0) section of National Highway-17 has already been taken up. The cost of project is Rs. 942.69 cr. The date of start is 19.12.2011 and scheduled completion date is 16.6.2014. Another project for widening to 4 lane road from Zarap (Km 450/0) to Patradevi / Goa border (Km 475/0) has also been taken up. The cost of project is Rs. 264.05 cr. The date of start is 26.10.2007 and is scheduled to be completed in March 2013.

This was stated by Sh Sarvey Sathyanarayana, the Minister of State for the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways in response to a written question in Rajya Sabha today.

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