Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today will lay the foundation stone for Rs. 1,224cr highway projects in Uttar Pradesh.
The projects include widening and improvement of Ramjanaki Marg (NH-227A) from Ayodhya Cantt to Rampur (55km) for Rs. 315cr, and Rampur to Sikriganj (35km) for Rs. 250cr.
He will also lay the foundation stone for development of 354km-long Faizabad-Manjhighat, a section of River Ghaghra (National Waterway-40).
Gadkari will also lay foundation for 14km-long Basti Ring Road
Besides these, the minister will also lay the foundation stone for the 14km-long Basti Ring Road Phase 1, to be constructed at Rs. 450cr, and the widening and improvement of 35km-long Badhni-Shoratganj section of NH-730, to be constructed at cost of Rs. 200cr.
The functions for the same will be held at Kisan College, Civil Lines, Basti and Shivpati Degree College Hostel Ground, Chhatehri.