Your question: Who is responsible for building roads in India?

Category Managing Authority Length (km)
National highways Ministry of Road Transport and Highways 151,000
State highways Public works department of state/union territory 186,528
District Roads Public works department of state/union territory 632,154
Rural roads Panchayats and PMGSY 4,535,511

Who is responsible for building roads and streets?

The Zilla Parishads have the authority and responsibility to build district roads.

Which Indian city has best roads?

10 Beautiful Highways In India

  • Rameshwaram Pamban Bridge.
  • Chennai To Pondicherry.
  • Visakhapatnam To Araku Valley.
  • Mumbai To Pune Expressway.
  • Mumbai To Goa.
  • Gangtok To Lake Tsomgo & Nathu-La Pass.
  • Guwahati To Tawang.
  • Shillong To Cherrapunjee.

Which is the shortest road in India?

[1] The shortest National Highway was the NH 47A (5.9 km (3.7 mi)), which connected Kundanoor Junction of Maradu in Kochi city to the Kochi port at Willingdon Island. India has the distinction of having the world’s highest drivable highway connecting Manali to Leh in Ladakh, Kashmir.

Which is the No 1 city in India?

The following is a list of top cities in India

Serial no. Indian Cities Population
1 Mumbai 1,24,42,373
2 Delhi 1,67,87,941
3 Bangalore 84,43,675
4 Hyderabad 67,31,790

Which Indian state has good roads?

Ranked by Length of State Highways

Rank State Length (km)
1 Maharashtra 50,151
2 Karnataka 20,774
3 Gujarat 18,480
4 Tamil Nadu 10,764

Which is the longest road?

Spanning some 19,000 miles, the Pan-American Highway is the longest roadway in the world. Starting in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, the road moves south, passing through Canada, the United States, Mexico, and Central America.

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