MoRTH lays foundation stone for Mumbai-Goa highway project

The MoRTH has laid the foundation stone for the 600 km Mumbai-Goa four-laning highway project (NH-17) to be implemented on an EPC basis. The construction work will be divided into four packages in Goa and into 11 packages in Maharashtra and will have an estimated cost of Rs 50 billion and Rs 120 billion respectively. Tenders for the project are expected to be floated soon.