The Haryana government has decided to construct two new roads at a cost of over Rs 6.44 crore in the states Rewari and Nuh districts.
India is looking to explore a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with South Korea to develop a Highway Information System (HIS) in the country. To be developed on the lines of the Express Highways Information Corporation (EHIC) of South Korea, the system would include monitoring of national highways along with a centralised control room.
A key lender to bankruptcy-hit Jaypee Infratech has ripped apart the bid evaluation process followed by the resolution professional conducting the auction of the firm, saying it has “serious deficiencies and shortcomings”.
As the Centre gears up for the election year, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) has increased its national highway construction target to 45 kilometre per day, even though it failed to meet its earlier set target of 41 km daily.
The Centre on Wednesday informed the Supreme Court that construction work of the 135-km long Eastern Peripheral Expressway, which would help decongest Delhi traffic, was complete. The Eastern Peripheral Expressway envisages signal-free connectivity between Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Gautam Budh Nagar (Greater Noida) and Palwal.
New alignment for the greenfield Delhi-Mumbai express highway is likely to reduce land acquisition cost by up to Rs 20,000 crore as the highway will travel through backward and undeveloped areas, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said in Tuesday.
The government has set a target of constructing 45 km of national highways per day during FY19, up from about 27 km per day built during the last year, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari announced on Tuesday.
Mauryas, Satavahanas, Pallavas, Vijayanagara empire and many more have previously laid their claims to the ancient city of Amaravati in Andhra Pradesh.
Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari at the launch of Insurance Requirement of Indian Logistics/Warehousing Industry (1100Hrs)
Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu to launch FIEO Global Linker (1130Hrs)
Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Monday said that the government would start building a new expressway connecting Gurgaon and Mumbai. The project will cost approximately Rs 1 trillion.