A roadtrip with friends from India to Thailand is the next happening thing to do with your friends.

Yes! A highway linking India with Myanmar (Burma) and also with Thailand is ready for the run. The asian highway has two sections namely the Myawaddy-Thinggan Nyenaung-Kawkareik, which are now operational.

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The 26.5 km stretch of the road was recently innaugurated implyng that the 3 hour long route connecting  Thinggan Nyenaung and Kawkareik will now be reduced to 45 minutes.

The highway that saw the beginning of its construction in 2012 starts from Moreh in India to Thailand’s Maesot via Myanmar’s Tamu, Mandalay and Myawaddy.

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A bus service between India and Myanmar is also in talks to be initiated which shall will ply between Imphal, Manipur, and Mandalay.