SC Asked its High Power Committee to Monitor Char Dham Project
About the News:
- Supreme Court Wednesday asked its high-powered committee, monitoring the Chardham highway project, to consider within two weeks the applications including that of the Ministry of Defence seeking widening of roads up to 7 metres in the Indo-China Border area.
- As it widening of road will help in swiftly movement of men and equipments from the army stations to the Indo-China border points
- 900-km Chardham highway project aims to provide all-weather connectivity to four holy towns -- Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath -- in Uttarakhand