The Central government’s Bharatmala Paroyojana, which will increase the number of national corridors from six to 50 and double freight on national highways to around 80 per cent
A road network of over 1,000 km will be developed in Odisha besides two ring roads and two logistic parks under the Centre’s most ambitious Bharatmala programme, which includes development of 44 economic corridors, 66 inter corridor routes and 116 feeder routes.
Union minister for road transport and highways, Nitin Gadkari, today presented a detailed road map of the Modi-government’s flagship road programme Bharatmala Pariyojana (BMP), having a capital outlay of Rs 6.92 lakh crore.
The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday approved an ambitious road construction and expansion programme of over 83,000 km over the next five years with an investment of about Rs 7 lakh crore.
The government is set to approve the biggest ever highway development plan to develop and expand approximately 83,000 km of roads at an investment of Rs 6.9 lakh crore by 2022 on Tuesday.
Transportation minister Nitin Gadkari made an announcement recently that India will switch completely to electric vehicles by 2030.
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President Shri Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated India Water Week 2017 in New Delhi today.
PNC Infratech today said it has bagged Rs 2,159 crore contract for six-laning a highway stretch in Uttar Pradesh. The price bids were opened yesterday with PNC’s bid being the lowest (L1), the company said in a BSE filing.
The longest flyover in NCR will come up on the Dwarka expressway, a 9km stretch from the Delhi-Haryana border to the Basai railway overbridge in Gurgaon.
The government is hopeful that the strategic Chabahar Port in Iran will be operational by the end of 2018, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said.