India to Have 73 Roads Along China Border

India to Have 73 Roads Along China Border. 73 roads with “operational significance” are being constructed along the Sino-India border, informed Lok sabbha officials. The government has decided to undertake construction of 73 roads of operational significance along Indo-China border.

The roads were scheduled to be completed by 2012-13 but the delay included limited working season combined with logistical issues due to high altitude, rugged and difficult terrain, natural calamities, delay in forest/ wildlife clearances and land acquisition. India and China share a 3,488 km-long border — from Jammu and Kashmir to Arunachal Pradesh.

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