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Nitin Gadkari initiates simultaneous blasting for Zojila Tunnel in J&K

 

  • Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari initiated the simultaneous blasting for Zojila Tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir on 15 Oct.
  • The tunnel will provide all-weather connectivity between Srinagar valley and Leh on NH-1 and will bring about an all-round economic and socio-cultural integration of Jammu and Kashmir.
  • It is one of the most dangerous stretches in the world to drive a vehicle and this project is also geo-strategically sensitive.