National Highway 42 shield))
National Highway 42
Map of the National Highway in red
Route information
Length397 km (247 mi)
Major junctions
North endAnantapur
Major intersectionsKadiri
South endKrishnagiri
Location
CountryIndia
StatesAndhra Pradesh
Tamil Nadu
Primary
destinations
Anantapur, Kadiri, Madanapalle, Punganur, Venkatagirikota, Palamaner, Kuppam
Highway system
NH 67 NH 44

National Highway 42 (NH 42), (previously part of old National Highways 205 and 219 The Chennai - Mumbai Highway), is a major National Highway in India, that runs in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu.[1] The northern terminal is at the National Highway 44 junction south of Anantapur inside Andhra Pradesh state and the southern terminal is at the National Highway 44 junction near Krishnagiri in Tamil Nadu.[2][3]

Route

Schematic map of National Highways in India
Schematic map of National Highways in India

In Andhra Pradesh, it passes through Anantapur, Kadiri, Madanapalle, Punganur and Kuppam. In Tamil Nadu, it connects Krishnagiri with its junction with NH 44.[4]

Route length in states:

Junctions

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NH 544DD near Kuderu
NH 44 near Anantapur
NH 716G near KADIRI
NH 340 near Kurabalakota
NH 71 near Madanapalle
NH 69 near Palamaneru
NH 75 near Venkatagirikota
NH 48 near Krishnagiri
NH 44 Terminal near Krishnagiri

See also

References

  1. ^ "The List of National Highways in India" (PDF). Ministry of Road Transport and Highways. Retrieved 31 December 2019.
  2. ^ "Rationalisation of Numbering Systems of National Highways" (PDF). New Delhi: Department of Road Transport and Highways. Retrieved 3 April 2012.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ a b "List of National Highways passing through A.P. State". Roads and Buildings Department. Government of Andhra Pradesh. Archived from the original on 28 March 2016. Retrieved 11 February 2016.
  4. ^ NH42, route map of. "route map of nh 42".((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. ^ "State-wise length of National Highways (NH) in India as on 30.11.2018". Ministry of Road Transport and Highways. Archived from the original on 4 June 2019. Retrieved 31 December 2019.

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