Haryana Roadways strike: Over 2,800 buses on roads now, claims govt

As many as 174 new drivers who had been recently appointed would start working from Wednesday and run roadways buses on as many routes.

Haryana Roadways strike: Over 2,800 buses on roads now, claims govt

Even as the coordination committee of the striking Haryana Roadways employees on Tuesday decided to continue their strike till October 25, the government claimed an improvement in the situation with over 2,800 buses now running on roads across the state.

Buddhist circuit project to be completed by 2020: Nitin Gadkari

"A huge number of devotees of Gautam Buddha from across the world visit India. However, due to lack of proper roads they are not able to visit the Buddhist pilgrimage sites," the Minister Road Transport & Highways said in a press conference here.

Buddhist circuit project to be completed by 2020: Nitin Gadkari

Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday said the ongoing project to develop Buddhist circuit in the country will be completed by 2020. He said the project, which will connect the places of importance of Buddha’s life, is being carried out at a cost of Rs 10,000 crore.