Union Minister of MSMEs Nitin Gadkari shared his views on the next phase of the India story at the Mint India Investment Summit 2020.
Here’s what he said:
“We are the fastest growing economy in the world,” says Nitin Gadkari. “We have taken some decisions to increase the national highway from 96,000 km to approx 2 lakh kms,” says Union Minister Nitin Gadkari.
“Everything is very good in my department,” says Nitin Gadkari. “I am confident that after 3 years, Delhi-Mumbai will be just 12 hours,” says Union Minister.
“I am confident that within 5 years 80% traffic of the country will be on national highways,” says Union Minister. “My target is to increase the toll revenue to up to 1 lakh crore per year in the coming 5 years,” says Union Minister.
“We are planning to open 2000 petro pumps on national highways… The land will be from NHAI, and pumps from the oil companies,” says Union Minister Nitin Gadkari.