The ministry has also approved a budget for 3 other states – Tamil Nadu, Telangana and Karnataka whereby funds worth ₹1,320.73 crore were cleared for the construction of a four-lane stretch of Neraluru-Thorapalli Agraharam section of NH-844.
Under the Bharatmala Pariyojana Phase-1, the budget has been approved in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu (Package-1 of Hosur – Dharmapuri section). The construction work for four-laning of NH-63 from Hyderabad (ORR Appa Junction) to Mannegudda has been sanctioned in Telangana at ₹928.41 crore investment.
The budget has also been approved for Jammu & Kashmir and construction work of four/six-lane access-controlled expressway from the junction with Hiranagar Road near the village Gurha Baildaran to the junction with the Jammu ring road NH-244A near Jakh village section as a part of Delhi – Amritsar – Katra Expressway. The construction work has also been approved in the UT of Jammu & Kashmir (Phase II – Package XV) with a budget of ₹2714.95 crore.