Exclusive: Will appoint oversight committee from pvt sector, says Gadkari

Infrastructure Transport

At the Infra-Nirbhar roads webinar on Thursday, roads minister Nitin Gadkari fumed at cement cartelisation and faulty DPR preparations and set a roadmap for stepping up road construction pace and quality in surface material with innovative mixes. Bureaucrats and private practitioners shared the platform and provided unique perspectives on why it’s an exciting time for road contractors.


Nitin Gadkari, who is the Union Minister for both Road Transport & Highways as well as for Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises, revealed his plans on February 25 to appoint a committee from the private sector to focus on quality construction, cost reduction, and designing.

Speaking at the Infra-Nirbhar online webinar series organised