Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari in a series of tweets informed that the upgradation and rehabilitation work of NH-25 extension to 2-lane with paved shoulder of Ghagaria-Munabao section of Barmer district in Rajasthan has been passed under the EPC mode. has been given. 235.15 crore at a cost of Rs.
He said that the project passes through backward districts of Rajasthan and that the improvement of the project route will lead to the economic development of the area and congestion-free traffic movement.
The project will enhance connectivity to NH-68 (Jaisalmer-Barmer-Sanchor), and NH-25. He added (Jodhpur-Pachpadra-Barmer) and NH-925 (Bakasar-Gagadiya).
Shri Gadkari said that NH-25 (Extension) provides a link to the Bharatmala road network running parallel to the International Border connecting Munabao-Dhanana-Tanot (NH-70).
Several military bases are located at the Barmer district headquarters, which also connects Munabao. He said that this NH is very important from an approach point of view to provide logistics to Munabao (the international border).