Government to commission Rs 5,00,000 crore road projects in next three months

Government to commission Rs 5,00,000 crore road projects in next three months

To boost demand for commercial vehicles, the government will commission 68 road construction projects worth Rs 5 lakh crore in the next three months, Union minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday, while reiterating that petrol and diesel-engine vehicles will not be banned even as the country’s huge crude oil import and inflated levels of pollution remain a concern.