Amritsar in 4 hours from Delhi and Vaishno Devi in 6 hours, it will take 8 hours to go to Srinagar, this expressway will be amazing
Its foundation stone was laid by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in August 2022.
The land acquisition work in Ludhiana has not been completed yet.
This expressway will benefit 4 states.
New Delhi. Delhi-Amritsar-Katra Expressway (Delhi Amritsar Katra Expressway) When it is built, it will take very less time to travel from Delhi to Srinagar, Katra and Amritsar. This 670 kilometer long 4-lane expressway will connect many religious places of the country. After the expressway becomes operational, Delhi can be reached from Amritsar in 4 hours and Katra in 6 hours. It will take only 8 hours to reach Srinagar. In August 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of the Delhi-Amritsar-Katra Expressway.
Delhi-Amritsar-Katra Expressway will also be connected to Dera Baba Nanak and Kartarpur Corridor. With the construction of the new expressway, the distance between Delhi and Katra will be reduced from 727 km to 588 km. Now it takes 14 hours to reach Katra from Delhi. At the same time, the distance from Delhi to Amritsar will also be 405 kms. It still takes 8 hours to reach Amritsar.
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Delhi-Amritsar-Katra Expressway starts from Kundli Manesar Palwal (KMP) Expressway near Nilothi village in Jhajjar district of Haryana. It will go to Amritsar and Katra via Jind, Sangrur, Malerkotla, Ludhiana, Jalandhar and Gurdaspur. The Greenfield Expressway near Nakodar will split into two. One part will go towards Amritsar and the other will go straight to Katra. With the construction of this expressway, one will not have to go to Kathua and Jammu to reach Katra. The expressway will be connected to the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway (NH 44) under construction. Due to this, it will be possible to reach Srinagar from Delhi in just 8 hours.
Expressway is being built in two phases
The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is constructing the Delhi-Amritsar-Katra Expressway in two phases with 20 packages. Phase 1, the greenfield project, Delhi-Nakodar-Gurdaspur, is 397 km long and is divided into 12 packages. Phase 2 is a greenfield and brownfield project covering 99 km from Gurdaspur to Katra. It is divided into five packages.
You will get these facilities
The expressway will connect major religious areas like Sultanpur Lodhi, Goindwal Sahib, Khadoor Sahib, Tarn Taran and Vaishno Devi. For the convenience of passengers, facilities like refreshments, trauma center, ambulance, fire brigade, traffic police, bus bay and truck stop will be available on the expressway. Land acquisition in Ludhiana district is becoming a hurdle in the construction of expressway. Out of the total land acquisition to be done in Ludhiana district, only 58% of the land has been acquired.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : March 22, 2023