Gadkari to launch Green Highways Policy

Gadkari to launch Green Highways Policy

New Delhi: Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Shri Nitin Gadkari will release the Green Highways Policy, 2015 at the National Conference in New Delhi tomorrow. Shri. Radhakrishnan, Minister of State for Road Transport & Highways and Shipping will also address the conference.

At the National Conference, over thousand delegates from all over India will participate and deliberate speech upon various issues related to the development of Green Highways in the country.

The Green Highways Policy is a Policy to promote greening of Highway corridors with participation of the community, farmers, private sector, NGOs, and government institutions. After the implementation of the policy, the community will be benefited in terms of huge employment opportunities and entrepreneurship development. There will be huge environmental benefits also. It will also contribute to economic development of the country.

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