In a major bid to ease traffic congestion in the capital, the plans to widen NH24 to 16 lane is on fast track.
“A plan is also in the works to build a Rs 6,000 crore Eastern Peripheral Expressway to provide signal-free connectivity between the national capital and neighbouring towns”, says Union Minister Nitin Gadkari.
- The widening of NH24 up to Dasna in Uttar Pradesh (UP) to 16-lanes is part of the Delhi-Meerut Expressway package.
- This development will also ease traffic jams in Delhi and it will pass through the Akshardham temple.
- The widening of the road will start from near the Yamuna Bridge on NH24. The carriage way will go up to Dasna via UP-Delhi border and eventually till Meerut.
- The 16-lane project would include 6-lanes as expressway, which means it will be an access-controlled highway.
NH24 is goldmine of Ghaziabad. The fast pace of infrastructure development taking place on NH24 has improved the prospects of real estate development in residential, commercial and retail sectors here. NH24 homes Wave City, World’s largest Green pre-certified Platinum rated township. Wave City has been designed to address the space, traffic management, social and environmental issues. Located on NH24, the newest suburb of Delhi, Wave City is the answer to a number of lifestyle issues that we’ve been all compromising with.