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Which two of the following are connected by the North South corridor ? / निम्नलिखित में से कौन से दो उत्तर दक्षिण गलियारे से जुड़े हुए हैं?

Which two of the following are connected by the North South corridor ? / निम्नलिखित में से कौन से दो उत्तर दक्षिण गलियारे से जुड़े हुए हैं?

 

(1) Srinagar and Kanyakumari / श्रीनगर और कन्याकुमारी
(2) Mumbai and Chennai / मुंबई और चेन्नई
(3) Amritsar and Kolkata / अमृतसर और कोलकाता
(4) Hyderabad and Bhopal / हैदराबाद और भोपाल

(SSC Graduate Level Tier-I Exam. 21.04.2013)

Answer / उत्तर : –

(1) Srinagar and Kanyakumari / श्रीनगर और कन्याकुमारी

Explanation / व्याख्यात्मक विवरण :-

The North–South Corridor comprises NH 1A (Srinagar–Jalandhar), NH 1 (Jalandhar – Delhi), NH 2 (Delhi–Agra), NH 3 (Agra–Gwalior), NH 75 (Gwalior– Jhansi), NH 26 (Jhansi–Lakhnadon), NH 7 (Lakhnadon–Nagpur-Hyderabad-Bangalore-Madurai Kanyakumari), NH 47 (Salem–Coimbatore–Kochi).

The North–South–East–West Corridor (NS-EW) is the largest ongoing highway project in India. It is the second phase of the National Highways Development Project (NHDP), and consists of building 7300 kilometers of four/six lane expressways associating Srinagar, Kanyakumari, Kochi, Porbandar and Silchar, at a cost of US$12.317 billion (at 1999 prices). As of 31 March 2018, 6875 of the 7142 kilometers project has been finished.

In combination with the Golden Quadrilateral network, and port connectivity highways, the NS-EW Corridor forms a key part of the Indian highway network, connecting many of its important manufacturing, commerce and cultural centers. As of May 2012, India has completed and placed in use some 15,800 kilometers of such 4-lane highways.

The NS–EW project is managed by the National Highways Authority of India under the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.

North–South Corridor

This is a 4,000 kilometres (2,500 mi) corridor via NH 44 (Srinagar-Udhampur-Jammu–Jalandhar–Delhi–Agra–Gwalior–Jhansi–Narsinghpur-Lakhnadon–Nagpur-Hyderabad-Bengaluru-Salem–Madurai-Kanyakumari), branch road NH 544 (Salem–Coimbatore–Palakkad-Kochi)

East-West Corridor

This is a 3,300 kilometres (2,100 mi) corridor via NH 27 (Porbandar–Rajkot-Samakhiali–Radhanpur–Kota–Jhansi–Kanpur-Lucknow–Ayodhya-Gorakhpur-Muzaffarpur–Darbhanga-Supaul-Purnia– Dalkhola-Kishanganj, Islampur–Sonapur- Ghoshpukur-Jalpaiguri Alipurduar- Bongaigaon – Nalbari Bijni–Guwahati–Nagaon–Dabaka–Silchar).

उत्तर-दक्षिण कॉरिडोर में NH 1A (श्रीनगर-जालंधर), NH 1 (जालंधर-दिल्ली), NH 2 (दिल्ली-आगरा), NH 3 (आगरा-ग्वालियर), NH 75 (ग्वालियर- झांसी), NH 26 (झांसी) शामिल हैं। -लखनादों), एनएच 7 (लखनादों-नागपुर-हैदराबाद-बैंगलोर-मदुरै कन्याकुमारी), एनएच 47 (सलेम-कोयंबटूर-कोच्चि)।

Major cities 

 

North-South Corridor East-West Corridor
(From North to South)

  • Jammu and Kashmir
    • Capital city marker.svg Srinagar
    • Udhampur
    • Capital city marker.svg Jammu
  • Punjab
    • Pathankot
    • Jalandhar
    • Ludhiana
    • Rajpura
  • Haryana
    • Ambala
    • Kurukshetra
    • Karnal
    • Panipat
    • Sonipat
    • Faridabad
    • Palwal
  • Capital city marker.svg Delhi
  • Uttar Pradesh
    • Mathura
    • Agra
    • Jhansi
    • Lalitpur
  • Madhya Pradesh
    • Gwalior
    • Sagar
    • Narsinghpur
    • Lakhnadon
    • Seoni
  • Maharashtra
    • Nagpur
    • Hinganghat[2]
  • Telangana
    • Adilabad
    • Kamareddy
    • Capital city marker.svg Hyderabad
    • Mahbubnagar
  • Andhra Pradesh
    • Kurnool
    • Anantapur
  • Karnataka
    • Chikballapur
    • Capital city marker.svg Bengaluru
  • Tamil Nadu
    • Hosur
    • Krishnagiri
    • Dharmapuri
    • Salem
    • Namakkal
    • Erode
    • Tiruppur
    • Coimbatore
    • Karur
    • Dindigul
    • Madurai
    • Virudhunagar
    • Tirunelveli
    • Kanyakumari
  • Kerala
    • Palakkad
    • Thrissur
    • Kochi
(From West to East)

  • Gujarat
    • Porbandar
    • Rajkot
    • Samakhiali
    • Radhanpur
  • Rajasthan
    • Pindwara
    • Udaipur
    • Chittorgarh
    • Kota
  • Madhya Pradesh
    • Shivpuri
  • Uttar Pradesh
    • Jhansi
    • Kanpur
    • Capital city marker.svg Lucknow
    • Faizabad
    • Ayodhya
    • Gorakhpur
  • Bihar
    • Muzaffarpur
    • Darbhanga
    • Supaul
    • Purnia
    • Kishanganj
  • West Bengal
    • Dalkhola
    • Islampur
    • Siliguri
    • Jalpaiguri
    • Alipurduar
  • Assam
    • Capital city marker.svg Dispur
    • Bongaigaon
    • Barama
    • Guwahati
    • Nagaon
    • Dabaka
    • Lumding
    • Haflong

 

Segment Total Length Length Completed Under Implementation Length to be Awarded Percent Completed(%) As of (date)
North–South and East–West Corridor 7,142 km (4,438 mi) 7,042 km (4,376 mi) 100 km (62 mi) 1,050 km (650 mi) 98.69 28 February 2018

 

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