Chhattisgarh is a newly born state and thus the infrastructure services and its development will play a major role in the deciding the growth path of the state’s economy. Chhattisgarh is properly connected with rail, air and road. With, airways transportation being costly and rails can carry limited goods, roadways become the major carrier for the state. This brings in revenue to the state Government as well boosts investment opportunities. Hence this research paper will shed light on the effect of roadways infrastructure on the growth of Chhattisgarh state. From the research it was concluded that both the national highway length and the major district road length is affecting the growth of the state. A 1 Kilometre rise in length of national highway will result in rise of 58.9 Crore rupees of states GSDP, were as a 1 Kilometre rise in length of Major district road will result in rise of 11.813 Crore rupees of States GSDP.
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Rajendra Rajak. Analysis of Effect of Infrastructure development on growth of Chhattisgarh state with special context to roadways. Research J. Humanities and Social Sciences. 8(3): July- September, 2017, 301-305. doi: 10.5958/2321-5828.2017.00044.4