Tamil Nadu105 hours 75 km long road National Highways Authority Guinness World Record

105 hours 75 km long road National Highways Authority Guinness World Record

The National Highways Authority has set a Guinness World Record for constructing a 75 km long road in 105 hours.

New Delhi: Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said on his Twitter page that the National Highways Authority had set a Guinness World Record for laying 75 km of roads in 105 hours. Also shared a picture of the highway and a Guinness World Record certificate.

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has set a world record by constructing a 75 km long continuous road on NH-53 from Amravati to Akola in the Marathas within 5 days.

Construction work on the Amravati-Akola highway began at 6 am on Saturday and was completed yesterday. This NH-53 highway connects the major cities of Kolkata, Raipur, Nagpur, Akola, Dhule and Surat.


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Earlier, on February 27, 2019, the Public Works Commission (Qatar) set a Guinness World Record. The road was part of the Al-Gore Expressway and took 10 days to complete, Nitin Gadkari said.

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