PM Modi to inaugurate Asia’s longest 9-kilometer Chenani Nashri Tunnel in February
Udhampur, Jammu and Kashmir, Jan 24 (ANI): Asia’s much awaited longest 9-kilometer Chenani Nashri Tunnel is likely to be thrown open in February. The Chenani Nashri Tunnel which will connect Udhampur district to Ramban district will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi . Opening of the Chenani Nashri Tunnel would be of great benefit to the locals as well as tourists who visit this place from all over the country. The 9.2 Km tunnel will also reduce the existing road distance between two points on the highway from 41km to 10.89 km .The NHA1 is also constricting a parallel escape tunnel along with the main tunnel evacuation of commuters in case of eventuality.