The Centre would invest over 15,000 crore for construction of roads in Uttar Pradesh and Haryana. 5,000 crore would be allotted for road projects in Uttar Pradesh whereas Haryana would get 10,000 crore, Gadkari at the foundation stone laying ceremony of a flyover to be built over Yamuna river in Faridabad.
    
The Minister said the 200 crore flyover project, stretching over 23 km, would connect Greater Noida and Greater Faridabad.
    
"The flyover would be completed in two years. It would help in the development of both the districts," he said.
    
Officials from the ministry are already engaged in making a detailed project report (DPR), he added.

Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Jammu and Kashmir announced Rs 8,000 crore for the development and construction of roads in the state.

Gadkari has been focusing extensively to improve the condition of roads across the country and also bring some changes in the Motor Vehicles Act.

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