Centre sanctions fund for rural road

NEW DELHI, Feb 27: The Union Ministry of Rural Development sanctioned 706.47 Crores for 43 roads and 15 bridges under PMGSY for the state of Arunachal Pradesh.
All total 684.46 KMs of roads and 577 metres of bridges will be constructed from the sanctioned amount covering a huge unconnected habitation said an official sanction order signed by P Manoj Kumar, Director (RC) Ministry of Rural Development addressed to the Commissioner/Secretary RWD.
Chief Minister Pema Khandu assured the Union Government that the funds sanctioned will be judiciously utilised and projects will be completed well in time.
Pema has extended his sincere gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi stating that his concern for Arunachal Pradesh in terms of connectivity is evident from the positive gesture. Khandu also thanked the Union Minister for Rural Development Narendra Singh Tomar for keeping his promise and sanctioning critical projects of rural connectivity.