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Expenditure on Construction of Highways and Roads 

The Minister of State for Road Transport and Shipping and Chemical & Fertilizers Shri Mansukh L Mandaviya in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today informed that the allocation of funds and expenditure incurred for development of NHs / roads under the various  schemes of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highwaysduring 2017-18 was Rs. 1,09,453.84 crore and Rs. 1,00,179.05crore respectively including Internal and Extra Budgetary Resources (IEBR).      It has been targeted to complete development of about 10,000 km length of NHs / roads during 2018-19. An allocation of Rs. 1,20,556.74 crore has been made accordingly under Budget Estimate 2018-19 including IEBR of Rs. 62,000 crore. The details of State-wise length of NHs / roads constructed during 2017-18 is as follows.
S No State/UTs Length in km
1 Andhra Pradesh 458
2 Arunachal Pradesh 188
3 Assam 302
4 Bihar 370
6 Chhattisgarh 522
7 Delhi 139
8 Goa 20
9 Gujarat 189
10 Haryana 291
11 Himachal Pradesh 134
12 Jammu & Kashmir 162
13 Jharkhand 236
14 Karnataka 768
15 Kerala 17
16 Madhya Pradesh 594
17 Maharashtra 1348
18 Manipur 231
19 Meghalaya 48
20 Mizoram 43
21 Nagaland 0
22 Odisha 535
23 Puducherry 17
24 Punjab 357
25 Rajasthan 1075
26 Sikkim 45
27 Tamil Nadu 306
28 Telangana 160
29 Tripura 82
30 Uttar Pradesh 693
31 Uttarakhand 256
32 West Bengal 222
33 A & N Islands 21
Total 9829


The Ministry has taken up development of NHs/ roads under various schemes such as National Highways Development Project (NHDP), Bharatmala Pariyojna Phase-I, Special Accelerated Road Development Programme for the North East Region (SARDP-NE) including Arunachal Pradesh Package of Roads, Special Programme for Development of Roads in the Left Wing Extremism (LWE) affected areas, Externally Aided Projects (EAP), National Highways (Original) [NH (O)], etc.

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