National Highway 5 (India)(old numbering)
Road map of India with National Highway 5 highlighted in solid blue color
|Length:||1,533 km (953 mi)
GQ: 1448 km (Chennai - Balasore)
|North end:||Jharpokharia, Odisha|
|South end:||Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|States:||Odisha: 488 km
Andhra Pradesh: 1000 km
Tamil Nadu: 45 km
|Kolkata (by NH 6) - Balasore - Cuttack - Bhubaneswar - Berhampur - Visakhapatnam - Rajahmundry - Vijayawada - Guntur - Ongole - Nellore - Chennai|
National Highway 5 (NH 5) is a major National Highway in India that runs along India's east coast through the states of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. It is formerly NH-5. The northern terminal is at Jharpokharia in Mayurbhanj district in Odisha and the southern terminal is at Chennai in Tamil Nadu. NH 5 is a part of the Golden Quadrilateral project undertaken by National Highways Development Project.
NH 5 runs for a distance of 1,533 km (953 mi).
- Odisha - 488 km (303 mi)
- Andhra Pradesh - 1,000 km (620 mi)
- Tamil Nadu - 45 km (28 mi)
According to the new highway numbering systems NH 5 is now known as NH 16 .
- "Rationalisation of Numbering Systems of National Highways" (PDF). New Delhi: Department of Road Transport and Highways. Retrieved 3 April 2012.
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