Chandigarh: Claiming that Punjab would be
the first state in the country which would have all its major
towns linked with four/six-lane highways, Deputy Chief
Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today said the NHAI has already
approved a Rs 2,200 crore expressway between Ambala and
After laying the foundation stone of a Rs 20 crore BMC
flyover project in Jalandhar, Badal said the city would see
the completion of three ambitious railway over bridges in the
next six months.
The deputy chief minister said 17 Rail
Overbridges/Underbridges would be inaugurated in the year
2010-2011, according to a release.
On the issue of power, he said four new thermal plants
would generate additional 6500 MW power.