The above details reveals that 98.58% of State Highways are asphalt surface roads and similarly 97.88 % of Major District Roads are having asphalt surface. 94.11% of Ordinary District Roads and 92.88% of Village Roads are having asphalt surface.
The average Road length per one lac population is 187.30 km. and average Road length per 100 Sq. Km. is 57.43 km. in Gujarat State.
The state has 17843 villages. 17739 villages are connected with "pucca" roads, having 99.42 % of connectivity bypucca roads. Out of these 17739 villages, 17680 villages are connected with asphalt surface Road, where as 59 villages are connected with WBM surface road.
The Transport Sector play a crucial role in the development of an economy and social development. Considering its importance state has formulated ROAD POLICY detailed below in brief.
APPOINTMENT ORDER AE (131 Nos. Dt.29-10-16)
APPOINTMENT ORDER AAE (CIVIL) (128 nos dt.29-10-2016)