The project is estimated at Rs 1,756.36 crore.
The CCEA met the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday and approved the development of the road project on National Highway- 8E.
Of the proposed 209.89 km highway, 119.7 km will be four-laned and 90.19 km will be a two lane with paved shoulders.
According to official statement released, the entire project, starting from the cost of land acquisition, resettlement and rehabilitation and all other pre-construction activities amounts to Rs 1,756.36 crores.
The project will pave a new path in the development and the infrastructure of the state. The statement also said that the development of this stretch will help in the upliftment of the socio-economic condition of this region and also increase employment for the local people.