NHA operates 75 total plazas, collecting Rs 96,376.11 million upto financial year 2015-16

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ISLAMABAD, May 19(APP) Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Sheikh Aftab said Thursday presently there were a total of 75 total plazas built on national highways, collecting Rs 96,376.11 million from financial year 2001-01 to 2015-2016 across the country.

Answering a question in the Senate, the minister said the total toll plazas included 65 manual and added the length of National Highway Authority (NHA) network had gradually increased from 8,690 km (year 2000) to 12,131 km at present.

He said the NHA was maintaining 33 national highways, motorways, strategic roads.