Nitin Gadkari Orders Opening One Side Of The Kuthiran Tunnel In Kerala
New Delhi, August 2 (TNA) Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has instructed officials to open one side of the Kuthiran Tunnel in Kerala. In a tweet message he issued these instructions.
This is the first road tunnel in the state and will drastically improve connectivity to Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.
The 1.6 km long tunnel is designed through Peechi- Vazahani wildlife sanctuary. The road will improve connectivity to important ports and towns in North – South Corridor without endangering wildlife.