‘Work will start at 40 locations at same time’
It will be built on the existing alignment up to the Sohna bypass and from there it will be greenfield (new) alignment till Vadodara,” said a highway ministry official.
Gadkari said the work for the Vadodara-Surat stretch of the expressway has been awarded and the tenders for the Surat-Mumbai stretch will be out soon. “This entire expressway will bring devel- against present 24 hours LENGTH OF EXISTING DELHI-MUMBAI HIGHWAY (NH-8) Approx THE ROUTE: Delhi-GurgaonMewat-KotaRatlam-GodhraVadodaraSurat-DahisarMumbai Approx Mumbai RAJASTHAN Godhra Vadodara Surat Dahod HARYANA Gurgaon Kota Ratlam
New alignment to reduce land acquisition cost UTTAR PRADESH Delhi Mewat MADHYA PRADESH