GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 1401
ANSWERED ON 28TH NOVEMBER, 2016
Nhai Permission on Projects Involving National Highways
1401. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:
Will the Minister of ROAD TRANSPORT AND HIGHWAYS be pleased to state:
(a) Whether the National Highways Authority of India’s (NHAI) permission is mandatory for every State Government projects involving National Highways;
(b) If so, whether any clearance has been sought by the Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) and the Karnataka Government from NHAI to facilitate the extension and alignment of the proposed steel flyover beyond Hebbal in Bengaluru involving National Highway No.4; and
(c) If so, the details thereof?
THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF ROAD TRANSPORT AND HIGHWAYS
(SHRI MANSUKH L. MANDAVIYA)
(a) Yes, Sir, Government has to take permission from NHAI for State Projects passing through right of way (ROW) of National Highways entrusted with NHAI.
(b) No Sir.
(c) Question doesn’t arise.