Work on the expansion of highways from Palm Beach Road to JNPT is expected to be completed by June. The concretised highways will ensure that travel on the route is safer, faster and hassle free.
In December 2016 , the NHAI started the road widening project in JNPT area. It plans to convert national highway 4 and state highway 54 into eight and six lane roads. The highway widening work has been taken up jointly by JNPT, Cidco and NHAI . JNPT to Palaspa Phata highway will be eight lanes.
There will be no stoppage on the highway and no toll plaza . The highway will ensure that the vehicles will be able to travel non stop from JNPT to Pune and Goa national highways. The JNPT to gavan phata highway will be six lanes . There will be a service road for light and passenger Vehicles.