Nitin Gadkari – Union Minister:
- Under the leadership of PM Shri Narendra Modi Ji, another milestone in infrastructure development of Jammu & Kashmir is fulfilled.
- The 8.5 km tunnel between Quazigund and Banihal has been completed and open to traffic for trial.
- Built at 5800 feet above sea level, the tunnel will replace Jawahar tunnel and will provide all weather connectivity.
- It will reduce travel time between Jammu – Srinagar by about 1.5 hours & 16 km.