National Highway 116 (India)

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National Highway 116
Map of the National Highway in red
Route information
Length52.7 km (32.7 mi)
Major junctions
North endKolaghat, West Bengal
 SH 4 Rajgoda
NH 116B Nandakumar
South endHaldia, West Bengal
StatesWest Bengal
Kolaghat - Mecheda - Nandakumar - Haldia
Highway system
NH 16NH 116

National Highway 116 (NH 116) is a National Highway of India entirely within the state of West Bengal that connects Kolaghat in Purba Medinipur district with Haldia in Purba Medinipur district. The total length of NH 41 is 51 km (32 mi). NH-116 is a spur road of National Highway 16.[1] [2] The primary purpose of this national highway is to provide connectivity to Haldia Port. Previously this route was numbered as National Highway 41.[3][4]


Schematic map of National Highways in India

NH 116 connects Kolaghat, Mecheda, Nandakumar and Haldia port.


NH 16 Terminal near Kolaghat.[4]
NH 116B near Nandakumar

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "New National Highways notification - GOI" (PDF). The Gazette of India. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  2. ^ "National Highways Starting and Terminal Stations". Ministry of Road Transport & Highways. Retrieved 2 December 2012.
  3. ^ "State-wise length of National Highways (NH) in India". Ministry of Road Transport and Highways. Retrieved 21 January 2019.
  4. ^ a b "NH 116 route notification" (PDF). Retrieved 10 March 2019.

External links[edit]

Route map