Bihar, India to benefit from US$4.22bn of rural road building
First publishedon www.WorldHighways.com
Concrete roads connecting rural clusters with a population of 250 or more across the Indian state of Bihar are to be built over the next five years.
According to Bihar chief minister, Nitish Kumar, the clusters will be connected with single metalled road to help grow the state's economy. Kumar said Bihar will spend US$4.22 billion (INR230 billion) building more than 34,000km of roads under the Mukhya Mantri Gram Sampark Yojna scheme.