President Kovind Lays Foundation Stone of 5 National Highway Projects in Varanasi

President Ram Nath Kovind visited Varanasi on a one-day visit to Uttar Pradesh. During his temple city visit, Mr Kovind laid the foundation stone of five projects of the National Highway Authority of India. It includes second phase of outer ring of the city and four-lane roads between Varanasi and Rewa in Madhya Pradesh.

Mr Kovind was welcomed by State Governor Ram Naik and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath at the Varanasi Airport (Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport).
Source- AIR World Service

Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-

  • Nitin Gadkari is the Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways.