NHAI

  • NHAI is an autonomous agency of the Union Government, responsible for management of a network of over 70,000 km of national highways in India.
  • It was established through National Highways Authority of India Act, 1988.
  • In February 1995, it was formally made an autonomous body.
  • It is a nodal agency of the Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.
  • It is responsible for the development, management, operation and maintenance of National Highways.
  • It is a statutory body.