Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari shared a video at present on X, previously Twitter, unveiling the newly constructed Dwarka Expressway, India’s first eight-lane elevated expressway.
Nitin Gadkari shared the video with the caption, “Marvel of Engineering: The Dwarka Expressway! A State-of-the-Artwork Journey into the Future”
— Nitin Gadkari (@nitin_gadkari) August 20, 2023
In keeping with the video, the Dwarka Expressway is a four-package freeway with a lane-wide size of 563 km. The highway begins at Shiv Murti on Nationwide Freeway 8 and ends at Kherki Daula toll plaza in Gurugram. It’s the first venture in India for which, 1,200 timber had been retransplanted.
As soon as accomplished, the venture will considerably enhance connectivity between Delhi and Haryana. In keeping with the video, the journey time from Dwarka to Manesar will turn out to be quarter-hour, Manesar To Indira Gandhi Worldwide Airport will turn out to be 20 minutes, Dwarka to Singhu border will turn out to be 25 minutes and Manesar to Singhu border will turn out to be 45 minutes. The venture can even strengthen the connectivity of the Worldwide Conference Centre in Dwarka, Sector 25.
On either side of the expressway, there are three-lane service roads. To keep away from site visitors congestion, entry factors have been made on these service lanes.
In keeping with the video, two lakh tonnes metal has been used within the development of the expressway, which is 30 instances greater than that used within the Eiffel Tower. Additionally, 20 lakh cubic metre cement concrete has been used within the venture, which is six instances greater than that utilized in Burj Khalifa.