If road transport minister Nitin Gadkari has his way, the speed limit on highways and expressways in India could increase up to 120 kilometres per hour.
Currently, only the 165 km Yamuna Expressway connecting Delhi to Agra has a 100 km per hour speed limit. All national highways (NHs) across the country have a speed limit of 80 km per hour.
At a recent review meeting, Gadkari told officials the ministry should consider increasing the speed limit on highways to 100 km per hour and on the upcoming new access controlled expressways to 120 km per hour. Read More…
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