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Govt spending of over Rs 20,000 cr to fix accident prone spots: Gadkari

The government is spending more than Rs 20,000 crore to rectify accident prone black spots on roads across the country in order to reduce fatalities in such incidents, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said Friday. Speaking here at the launch of a research report by Nissan India and SaveLife Foundation, Gadkari said the first priority of

NHAI to raise Rs 10,000 cr via Bharatmala bonds in FY19, Parliament told

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) plans to raise Rs 10,000 crore through Bharatmala Taxable Bonds in the ongoing financial year, Parliament was informed on Thursday. The government has approved raising of Rs 62,000 crore by NHAI in 2018-19. “A draft self prospectus (DSP)/offer document has been filed with the stock exchanges and SEBI

L&T’s construction arm bags orders worth Rs 23.57 bn in MP, Andhra Pradesh

Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Thursday said its construction arm of has won orders worth Rs 23.57 billion in the domestic market. L&T’s water and effluent treatment and transportation infrastructure business has secured order worth Rs 12.81 billion from Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA), the engineering and construction major said in a regulatory filing.

In Odisha, PM Modi inaugurates projects worth Rs 14,523cr

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated developmental projects worth Rs 14,523 crore in Bhubaneswar on Monday under the Centre’s ‘Purvodaya’ vision. The investment is a continuation of the special focus on the state by the central government for rapid socio-economic development to unleash the true potential of Odisha and bring it at par with the most

5,759 km of national highways built till Nov this fiscal: Mandaviya

The Road Transport and Highways Ministry has built 5,759 km of national highways till November this financial year, amounting to 58 per cent of the target set for the ongoing fiscal, the Parliament was informed Thursday. The Ministry has set a target of construction of 10,000 km of National Highways in the current fiscal 2018-19.

24 remote villages in Arunachal Pradesh to get a road at last

More than 4,000 people in 24 remote villages in Arunachal Pradesh’s Lower Siang district would get a proper road connectivity for the first time within a few months, an organisation which is spearheading the campaign for the construction of the road claimed Monday. The residents of 24 notified villages in remote Kangku circle of the

PM inaugurates KMP expressway, Ballabhgarh-Mujesar Metro rail link

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated the Kundli-Manesar section of the Kundli-Manesar-Palwal (KMP) western peripheral expressway. He also inaugurated the 3.2 km-long Ballabhgarh-Mujesar Metro rail link, which would facilitate travel for people of Delhi and Faridabad, and laid the foundation stone of the Shri Vishwakarma Skill University, which will come up at Dudhola in

India to build projects worth Rs 250 bn along China border in AP, Sikkim

India will go ahead with the construction of much-required strategic roads and permanent integrated buildings along the Indo-China border in Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim as part of a critical infrastructure project worth Rs 250 billion. The crucial decision, approved by the High Level Empowered Committee (HLEC) headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh, is slated to

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