Rajasthan gets Rs.899 Crore for NH 758 in Rajsamand-Bhilwara

Government on Thursday approved Rs 899.24 crore investment proposal for building a section of Four lane National Highway (NH) 758 in Rajasthan's Rajsamand-Bhilwara area which will be a 4 Lane National Highway.  It also cleared a project worth over Rs 600 crore for two-laning of Salasar-Haryana Border section of NH 65. The Cabinet Committee on Infrastructure has approved the investment proposal for implementing the project for the development of 4-laning of Rajasamand-Bhilwara section of the National Highway 758 in Rajasthan, an official statement said.
The total project cost estimated of the project for implementing under Design, Build, Finance, Operate and Transfer [DBFOT] pattern will be Rs 899.24 crore out of which Rs 221.45 crore will be for land acquisition, rehabilitation, resettlement and pre-construction cost. The total length of the project will be 87.250 km and is covered in the districts of Rajasamand and Bhilwara in Rajasthan, the statement said. The main object of the project is to expedite the improvement of infrastructure in Rajasthan and reduce the time and cost of travel for traffic, particularly heavy traffic, plying between Rajasamand and Bhilwara. This project will not only increase infrastructure in central Rajasthan but also complete the long pending demands of Highway connectivity between Bhilwara-Rajsamand, two cities known for textiles and Marbles in Rajasthan.