The Centre plans to execute two coastal highway projects in Odisha at an estimated cost of Rs 7,500 crore.
The ministry said of the total project cost, Rs 6,000 crore has been earmarked for construction, while the remaining Rs 1,500 crore is kept aside for land acquisition.
The 252 km long Gopalpur-Ratanpur stretch via Chatrapur-Satapada-Konark-Astrang-Naugaon-Paradip-Ratanpur is in DPR (detailed project report) preparation stage. Preliminary alignment has been approved and modifications are under discussion.
The over 162-km long Ratanpur-Digha stretch via Basudevpur-Chandipur-Chandaneswar is also in DPR preparation stage.
These projects are to be taken up under Bharatmala, the PTI Reported.
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