Hyderabad: Union Minister of State for Home G. Kishan Reddy on Monday appealed to Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari to notify Choutuppal – Shadnagar – Sangareddy section as a National Highway.
The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways had in principle approved declaration of Sangareddy – Narsapur – Toopran – Gajwel – Jagdevpur – Bhongir – Choutuppal (on NH 65) and Choutuppal – Shadnagar and Sangareddy as new National Highways.
These two would form the Northern and Southern parts of the proposed Regional Ring Road around Hyderabad city.
In a letter to Nitin Gadkari, Kishan Reddy informed that Northern part (Sangareddy – Narsapur – Toopran – Gajwel – Jagdevpur – Bhongir – Choutuppal (on NH 65)) was declared as National Highway 161AA and a notification was issued accordingly.
However, Southern part of the Regional Ring Road (Choutuppal – Shadnagar and Sanga Reddy section) was yet to be notified as a National Highway, he said.
“I seek your personal intervention in the issue as the long pending important infrastructural project can be expedited,” said Kishan Reddy.
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