At this stage, tunnel construction works have ended and tunnel coating works are underway. Approach roads and dams have been also arranged.
\”Over yesteryear years several natural disaster developed in Dariali Gorge and passengers were under real threat. Moreover, natural disaster contributed to suspension of transit use of Mtskheta-Stepantsminda-Larsi motorway and daily losses exceeded A million GEL.
After construction these tunnels, the existing problem might be completely removed and transportation inside the Dariali Gorge will become safe. Tunnel construction is usually important for maintaining the transit function of Georgia. The nation may have stable transit road with this direction.
The project is financed through the state budget. The project is priced at 51 892 174 GEL. Construction works began in May 2017 and may trigger November 2018. As many as 140 citizens are actually employed during the project\”, the Ministry officials said.