National Highway 49 (India)

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Indian National Highway 49
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National Highway 49
Route information
Length: 440 km (270 mi)
Major junctions
From: Kochi, Kerala
To: Dhanushkodi, Ramanathapuram district, Tamil Nadu
Location
States: Tamil Nadu: 290 km (180 mi)
Kerala: 150 km (93 mi)
Primary
destinations:
Cochin - Adimali - Munnar - Theni - Madurai - Ramanathapuram - Rameswaram - Dhanushkodi
Highway system
NH 48 NH 50

National Highway 49 (or NH 49) is a National Highway in southern India. It traverses coast-to-coast linking Cochin in Kerala with Dhanushkodi in Tamil Nadu. It crosses the famous Pamban Bridge (Annai Indira Gandhi Bridge) before crossing into Rameswaram island. The total length runs up to 440 km (270 mi).[1]

Route[edit]

NH 49 starts from the junction of NH 47 at Kundannoor in Kochi and terminates at Muguntharayar Chattram in Rameswaram.

Kerala: Kochi, Thripunithura, Thiruvankulam, Puthencruz, Kolenchery, Muvattupuzha, Kothamangalam, Neriamangalam, Adimali, Munnar, Devikulam and Poopara

Tamil Nadu: Bodinayakkanur, Theni, Andipatti, Usilampatti, Madurai, Tiruppuvanam, Manamadurai, Parthibanur, Paramakudi, Sathirakudi Ramanathapuram, Mandapam, Pamban, Rameswaram and Dhanushkodi.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Highways and their lengths". National Highways Authority of India. Retrieved 2009-02-12. 

External links[edit]

  • [1] NH 85 on MapsofIndia.com