Rs 3.5 crore for carpeting the roads in Nahan

Feb 13, 2011 19:27 | Poltics

Nahan February  13 : Union Government had approved Rs. 3.5 crore forsix km road to treat with Tar from Kalaamb to Moginand an Kala-Amb tPaonta Sahib 59 km National Highwway 72 at Alongwith the constructioof damaged retaining walls and water clearance resources n both sidesof the road.

Providing the information here today the Assistant Engineer NH 7Parmod Upreti said that the rain water flowing on the road had damage the road so the clearing resources on both sides of the road would be constructed to keep the road clear from water. He said that tarring of entire 59 km road would be done phase wise withinlimited period.

It is to recall that NH-72 road within Himachal area from Kala-Amb to Paonta Sahib had been in very bad condition and was not repaired fo the last more than ten years. Even the remaining walls damaged during raining season alongwith river banks were not repared which washed away the road near Moginand the matter was highlighted in Indian
Express about two years back and Union Government approved budget now for the construction of retaining walls and tarring of road.