India has a road network 5.6 million km. The National Highway network alone stands at 1,15,435 km, up from 96,000 km and the government wants to take the number to two lakh km before the end of 2019. The transport infrastructure sector is expected to grow at over 6% in the coming years thus opening doors for better road construction, safety & security systems, improved ITS & tolling systems and most importantly, much needed road side facilities for comfortable highway travel.
India is aiming to build 40km ofroad every day adding to its extensive highway and urban road network. International quality of road construction is aimed at using newer pavement technologies.