Slowdown impact In the road sector, NHAI has not come out with fresh orders. Thirty projects awarded have not yet reached closure. In ports, projects worth Rs 50,000 crore are pending environmental approval, Assocham has said.
Job impact Every 100 km of roads employs 1,000 people. About 2,500 km of highway projects are stuck pending clearances since March.
Revival kit Clear pending projects immediately, NHAI should come out with fresh orders.