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National Highway 5 (India)(old numbering)



National Highway 5
Road map of India with National Highway 5 highlighted in solid blue color
Route information
Part of AH45
Length: 1,533 km (953 mi)
GQ: 1448 km (Chennai - Balasore)
Major junctions
North end: Jharpokharia, Odisha
South end: Chennai, Tamil Nadu
States: Odisha: 488 km
Andhra Pradesh: 1000 km
Tamil Nadu: 45 km
Kolkata (by NH 6) - Balasore - Cuttack - Bhubaneswar - Berhampur - Visakhapatnam - Rajahmundry - Vijayawada - Guntur - Ongole - Nellore - Chennai
Highway system
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National Highway 5 (NH 5) is a major National Highway in India that runs along India's east coast through the states of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. It is formerly NH-5.The northern terminal is at Jharpokharia in Odisha and the southern terminal is at Chennai in Tamil Nadu. NH 5 is a part of the Golden Quadrilateral project undertaken by National Highways Development Project.[1]

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In Tamil Nadu, NH 5 starts from Chennai and shortly enters Andhra Pradesh after Gummidipundi in Tiruvallur district.

In Andhra Pradesh, it passes through most of the coastal towns in nine coastal districts including Nellore, Kavali, Ongole, Chilakaluripet, Guntur, Vijayawada, and Eluru

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