Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 07.04.2015. Here he approved strengthening and widening of three sections connecting the two temple towns of the country (Varanasi and Madurai).
- four laning of Sultanpur-Varanasi section of National Highway-56 in Uttar Pradesh.
- Varanasi to Ghazipur, Gorakhpur and Nepal section of NH- 29 in Uttar Pradesh.
- Madurai-Ramanathapuram section of NH- 49 in Tamil Nadu.