Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari shared a video right now 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
Based on 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. Based on the video, the journey time from Dwarka to Manesar will develop into quarter-hour, Manesar To Indira Gandhi Worldwide Airport will develop into 20 minutes, Dwarka to Singhu border will develop into 25 minutes and Manesar to Singhu border will develop into 45 minutes. The venture may also strengthen the connectivity of the Worldwide Conference Centre in Dwarka, Sector 25.
On each side of the expressway, there are three-lane service roads. To keep away from visitors congestion, entry factors have been made on these service lanes.
Based on the video, two lakh tonnes metal has been used within the building of the expressway, which is 30 occasions greater than that used within the Eiffel Tower. Additionally, 20 lakh cubic metre cement concrete has been used within the venture, which is six occasions greater than that utilized in Burj Khalifa.