US$5.5 billion Uttar Pradesh in India, road development

Uttar Pradesh in India is planning US$5.5 billion of road development works.
Finance & Funding / May 17, 2024 37.5 seconds Read
By MJ Woof
India’s Uttar Pradesh State will benefit from major road works - image © courtesy of Pat Smith

India’s Uttar Pradesh State is planning to invest US$5.5 billion in road development works for the 2024-2025 financial year. The budget will be directed towards the development of tertiary roads, district roads and state highways.

The Uttar Pradesh Expressway Industrial Development Authority will manage the expressway projects. Projects will be carried out under the Dharmarth religious tourist circuit programme in 2024. Road works for logistics and industrial park corridors will be carried out in the state. And road works will be carried out for Dharmarth project, improving links in industrial areas and sugar mill areas, interstate border roads, international border roads, block headquarters and villages. The public works department will invest close to INR 340bn in road and highway projects.