Do you know how many vehicles are there in the country? Know here the government has told ..
Desk : Sometimes this question must also come in your mind? After all, if so many vehicles ply on the road, how many vehicles can there be? So let us tell you that more than 21 crore two wheelers and more than seven crore four wheelers and above vehicles are registered in the country. Nitin Gadkari gave information about this in Parliament.
Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said in a written reply in Lok Sabha that out of the total vehicles, 5,44,643 are electric two-wheelers, while 54,252 are electric four-wheelers and larger vehicles, as of August 3, 2022, based on a centralized data base. has gone. He further informed that there were 2,95,245 two wheelers and 18,47,539 four wheelers and above vehicles with fuel type of CNG, LNG, LPG, ethanol, fuel cell hydrogen, solar.
Replying to a question, he said that the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways is primarily responsible for the development and maintenance of national highways. National highways are generally maintained in traffic-worthy condition. He said that sometimes due to floods, landslides, heavy rains etc. during the rainy season, there is damage to the National Highways at some places, but the restoration work is done immediately and the traffic is back to normal.
The Minister said that the development and upgradation of National Highways is a continuous process. Based on the traffic demand, construction of MoRTH Expressways, capacity upgradation of existing National Highways, rehabilitation and reconstruction of existing footpaths, rehabilitation and reconstruction of existing bridges and structures and existing There are plans to work across projects like construction of Road Over Bridges (ROBs) on National Highways.