Srinagar: Under the Pradhan Mantri Grameen Sadak Yojana (PMGSY), the Union Territory (UT) of Jammu and Kashmir achieved the country’s highest road length this year.
The construction of roads covered 11,400 kilometres with 1,838 habitations.
The PMGSY is an initiative launched by the Modi government to provide good all-weather road connectivity to unconnected villages in the country.
“#JammuAndKashmir achieves highest #PMGSY road length in country so far this year; Completes 11400 km span covering 1838 habitations.147 projects completed under NABARD, 88 under CRF, 83 under languishing projects scheme,” tweeted Department of Information and Public Relations of Jammu and Kashmir.
— DIPR-J&K (@diprjk) November 22, 2019