PM Modi lays foundation for INR 11,000 crore highway and walkway projects

During the event, PM Narendra Modi said, “these projects will lead to better connectivity with the region.” He also paid his respect to the devotees, saints and Bhagvan Vitthal for their blessings on the project.

PM Modi lays foundation for INR 11,000 crore highway and walkway projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday virtually laid the foundation stone for widening the five sections of Shri Sant Dnyaneshawar Maharaj Palkhi Marg (NH-965) and three sections of Shri Sant Tukaram Maharaj Palkhi Marg (NH-965G) in Maharashtra.

According to a statement issued by the Prime Minister’s Office, “Dedicated walkways for ‘palkhi’ will be constructed on either side of the national highways, providing hassle-free and safe passage to devotees.” Maharashtra Chief Minister, Uddhav Thackeray was also present on the occasion.