The finance ministry is planning to set up a fund under the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) dedicated for strategic investments.
Asserting that infrastructure is a key priority of his government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said Rs3 lakh crore (Rs3 trillion) has been spent on laying a network of 28,000 km of highways.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated Phase 1 of the Delhi-Meerut Expressway (DME) and Eastern Periphery Expressway (EPE).
IIT Delhi has approached the high court opposing the naming rights of a metro station near the institute being acquired by a coaching institute.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate India’s first access control highway—Kundli Ghaziabad-Palwal (KGP) Expressway—to people at Baghpat on Sunday.
Indian Railways Gets Big Infra Boost! Ateli-phulera Section Of Dedicated Freight Corridor To Open On August 15
The 190-km Ateli-Phulera section of the dedicated railway freight corridor between the National Capital Region (NCR) and Mumbai would become operational on August 15, Railway Board chairman Ashwani Lohani announced today.
With coal stock of some power stations in the national capital region falling to an alarming level, the Railways has drawn up an action plan to increase supply of rakes to power plants in northern India, including Dadri.
The infrastructure sector has received significant attention in the last four years of the present government.
“When a network of good roads is created then the economy of the country also picks the pace,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in August 2017 at a ceremony to lay the foundation stone for a national highway project in Udaipur.
The price rose to Rs 77.97 in Delhi from Rs 77.83 a litre on Friday, data from the Indian Oil Corp website showed.