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National Highway 19 (India)

National Highway 19 (NH 19; previously NH2) is a National Highway in India.[1] Often referred to 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 Tundla, Gurau Semra Atikabad, Anantram, Barajod, Badauri, Katoghan, Allahabad Bypass (Khokhraj), Lalanagar, Daffi Bihar Mohania, Sasaram, Saukala Jharkhand Rasoiya Dhamna, Ghangri, Beliyad West Bengal Durgapur, 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. 

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