New Delhi, Sept. 11 (ANI): Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday emphasized on the use of latest technologies to enhance the pace of construction of roads, bridges and tunnels in the inaccessible and far-flung border areas.
Addressing a seminar in New Delhi, Parrikar said Border Roads Organisation is facing major challenges in these areas.
He said, construction materials which behave normal in plain areas may not be conducive in the extreme cold climate of high altitude areas.
He stressed on the use nano-technology which will be of great use in soil stabilisation.
Parrikar appreciated the efforts of BRO for introduction of latest technologies for improving the efficacy and pace of construction in the various projects. (ANI)