Uttarakhand News

Rishikesh-Devprayag Highway to Remain Closed From 22 to 31 March

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Due to the cutting of solid hard rock fractions of the hills, the Rishikesh-Devprayag Highway on NH 58, will remain closed from 22 to 31 March under the all-weather Chardham road project.

Hardrock fraction’s cutting will be carried between Kaudiyala and Devprayag hills to speed up work on the project before the Chardham Yatra season in April begins.

This road construction work is being carried speedily keeping in mind the safety and convenience of pilgrims who are about to visit Char Dhams.

Alternate Route

According to the authorities, during this temporary period, Light vehicles will be diverted to Devprayag-Khadi-Rishikesh road and heavy vehicles to Maletha-Pipaldali-Koti Colony-Chamba-Rishikesh Highway.