Merit of roads

dalafodi's version from 2018-03-19 06:36


Question Answer
a) Construction and maintenance of roadis much lower than railways.
b) Roads can be constructed on hills, plateaus, forests and desert also.
c) Road can negotiate high degree of slope and can take sharp turns.
d) It provides door-to-door service facilities.
e) Roads can be constructed in the hills and forest also.
f) It is economical for few passengers and small amount of goods.
g) Transportation of perishable items e.g. milk, fish, vegetables are more reliable by roads.
h) Cost of loading and unloading of goods is much lower.
i) Road transport provide link between other mode of transport such as rail, airport, seaport etc.