Construction work of Kathmandu-Tarai Expressway has gained momentum after Nepal Army took over this national pride project popularly known as ‘Fast Track’ in April 14, 201. The 76.4 KM mega highway project will connect Nijgadh of Bara to Kathmandu. This expressway is not only of strategic interest, but also holds a potential to become a boon for the country’s economic development. Estimated to cost Rs 175.19 billion, the project is scheduled to be completed in February 2024.