The Union government is to fast-track a few expressway projects in the country for the development of industry, said the Union Road Transport & Highways Minister Oscar Fernandes on November 20. The Mumbai-Vadodara Expressway is going to be paced up, the eastern & western peripheral expressways- we are going to take up, also Delhi Jaipur expressway, the Minister added.
Fernandes was inaugurating 'EXCON 2013' in Bangalore. He said these expressways will provide enough opportunity for industry to grow along these express ways. The government wanted to give a fillip to the industry by constructing the expressways, he added.
The Minister said by next January 26, the Bangalore Airport expressway should be completed.