CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan allots Rs. 781 crore for “Chambal Progressway”, the expressway which will connect Gwalior to major cities. Video conference was joined by Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari and MP Jyotiraditya Scindia.
Chief Minister Chouhan said that this is the dream project of the government. There is a provision to provide only 50 percent of the land free of cost under #Bharatmala. Madhya Pradesh government is providing 100 percent land of 421 crore #free of cost to complete this #dream project. Apart from this, the State #Government will provide #soil and muram as #royalty of 330 crores as financial support and will also bear the expenditure of 30 crores as expenditure on #permissions of #forest land. Thus the state government will provide assistance of 781 crore.
Chief Minister Chouhan informed that ‘#Expressway’ will be 309 km long in the state. It will connect the boundaries of Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh via Sheopur, #Morena and Bhind. This route will be connected to the Golden Quadrilateral (Agra-Kanpur) route in #Bhind, North-South Corridor in Morena and Delhi Mumbai Corridor in Rajasthan. The area will get #industrial investment due to smooth and convenient transit route.