Under North East Road Sector Development Scheme (NERSDS), North Eastern Council (NEC) has sanctioned an amount of Rs 188.61 crore for upgradation of 51km Longleng-Tuensang road.
This was revealed by NEC Secretary Ram Muivah, while speaking as the special invitee at consultative meeting on rehabilitation and upgradation of Longleng-Tuensang Road under NERSDS at Sakshi EAC headquarters.
He also said that Rs 75 crore has been released as first instalment to the state government recently to enable the state government and PWD to complete the formality at the earliest so the execution of road construction take place without much delay.
In connection with this, he urged the state government and the responsible department to carry out the legal formalities of implementation at the earliest so execution of road construction starts at the right time for the benefits of the people of Eastern Nagaland.
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