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National Highway 19 (India)

National Highway 19 (NH 19; previously NH2) is a National Highway in India.[1] Often referred as Delhi–Kolkata Road, it is one of the busiest National Highways in India.

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National Highway 19
Route information
Part of
Length: 1,435 km (892 mi)
Major junctions
From: Delhi
 
To: Junction with NH 16 and SH 2 (WB) at Dankuni near Kolkata
Location
States: Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal
Highway system
NH 2 NH 19

Contents

LengthEdit

The highway has a length of 1,435 km (892 mi) and runs through the states of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, and West Bengal. It constitutes a major portion of the historical Grand Trunk Road along with NH 1 and NH 91 in India.

The lengths of the highway in each state are:

 
Schematic map of National Highways in India

National Highways Development ProjectEdit

 
Durgapur Expressway, part of NH 19

Toll PlazasEdit

From Delhi to Kolkata the toll plazas are as follows: Uttar Pradesh Yamuna Expressway (Aligarh exit), Yamuna Expressway (Agra exit), Tundla, Gurau Semra Atikabad, Anantram, Barajod, Badauri, Katoghan, Allahabad Bypass (Khokhraj), Lalanagar, Daffi Bihar Mohania, Sasaram, Saukala Jharkhand Rasoiya Dhamna, Ghangri, Beliyad West Bengal Palsit and Dankuni.[3]

Major cities on/off NH 19Edit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rationalisation of Numbering Systems of National Highways" (PDF). New Delhi: Department of Road Transport and Highways. Retrieved 3 April 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c [1] National Highways-Source-National Highways Authority of India (NHAI)
  3. ^ "Toll Calculator". Toll between. Retrieved 25 January 2017.