Importance Of Bharatmala Highway Project In Transportation Industry

Nitin Gadkari, the Union Road & transport minister, has addressed the media on the huge Bharatmala highway Project on 25th of October, 2017. The minister said that the highway projects with a value of almost 8 lakh crore being operated under BMP or Bharatmala Pariyojana. This is a new umbrella plan for the highways sector, which will focus on maximizing the road traffic movement efficiency across the country by filling up serious infrastructure gaps. While talking more on this project, he also added that the quality of highways would be so superior that no potholes would be seen on this construction for the next ten decades.

On 24th of this month, a plan to construct 83,677km of highways got the approval by the cabinet. This project to build highways is planned to be completed by March 2022 and will include the cost of near about 7 lakh crores. The Bharatmala project is included in this plan and captures the worth of almost 5.35 lakh crore.              

After approval of the first phase of the project to construct 34,800 km of highways that includes balance work of near about 10,000 km under NHDP or National highways Development Programme, the minister stated that all the details for 25,000 km of highway project are just about to complete.    

Source – DD News

Terming the enormous infrastructure plan as one step closer to accomplish the objective of almost Rs 25 lakh crore of projects in the highways and transport space in next five years, showing up near about one crore jobs and putting 3 % to GDP, the minister stated that this would modify country’s face.   

Further, he added to the comments that this procedure of giving the contracts would take place in a quick and clear way. Gadkari also stated that the entire project would be kept away from corruption. This massive infrastructure project, including Bharatmala, will witness the nation having 50 corridors together with the existing six. is the India’s first portal that allows a customer to book a truck online. is a Logistics aggregator offering On-demand Transportation solutions to a cater to goods movement in both Full load & Part load segment. We aim to deliver quality service at competitive price and back every shipment with technology & outstanding customer support service. Trukky offers a single stop solution for Pan India deliveries to customers. We at Trukky try to support our customers for their customized requirements which are not feasible for a local transporter. Direct connection with the Drivers and Fleetowners allows eradicating the Brokers / Transporters margin and hence reducing the expenses / cost for the customer. Large network of Drivers / Fleet owners from across the country allows Trukky to act as one stop solution for PAN India needs. With 5,000+ supply attached in the system, Trukky services clients/customers from various industries like Paper & Pulp, FMCG, Cement, Agricultural products, Ecommerce, FMCD,and Chemical.