Union Minister Nitin Gadkari announces completion of Ramban Viaduct
‘Transforming Jammu and Kashmir’s highway infrastructure’
New Delhi: Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari in a series of posts said that in Jammu and Kashmir, we have successfully completed the construction of the Ramban Viaduct, a remarkable feat spanning a length of 1.08 kilometres with 4 lanes.
He said that the project, built at a cost of ₹ 328 crore, is situated on the Udhampur-Ramban section of National Highway-44.
Gadkari said that this extraordinary viaduct is composed of 26 spans and employs a combination of concrete and steel girders in its structural design. “Its completion significantly alleviates traffic congestion in Ramban Bazar, facilitating the smoother flow of vehicles,” he added.
The Union Minister said embracing the visionary leadership of PM Narendra Modi, we stand dedicated to providing Jammu and Kashmir with a superlative highway infrastructure. He said that this monumental achievement not only propels regional economic prosperity but also augments its allure as a top-tier tourist haven.