'3 world records in a month': India now holds world record for fastest road construction, says Gadkari1 min read 02 Apr 2021, 04:13 PM IST
The ministry of road transport and highways has constructed 13,394 km of highways in fiscal year 2020-21
Gadkari said that the pace of highways construction in the country has touched a record 37 km per day in financial year 2020-21
Union minister Nitin Gadkari said on Friday that India holds the world record for fastest road construction. "We made three world records in March. India now holds world record for fastest road construction. We made it to Guinness World Records by building a 2.5 km 4-lane concrete road within 24 hours. We also built 1-lane 25-km bitumen Solapur-Bijapur road within 24 hours," the minister said, reported ANI.
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