Northern Railway has demanded Rs 16.43 crore from the Lok Sabha secretariat for running four canteens in Parliament — where food prices are significantly low — during 2017-18, an RTI query has revealed. This amount was claimed as “subsidy claim and establishment cost”.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Monday flag off the third Mahamana Express from Varanasi to Patna. The train equipped with all modern facilities will be flagged off from platform number one of the Manduadih railway station here, reports said.
The first unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNP) was shut down in June 2015 for refuelling for the first time after generating about 6,875 million units of electricity, the government today said.
The World Bank loan is proposed to flow to the interested Solar Power Park Developers (SPPDs) through IREDA
World Bank financing of USD 100 Million for development of internal infrastructure of solar parks has been planned by Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA) under the aegis of Ministry of New & Renewable Energy.
The Railways have conducted a special drive to check the malpractices of touting, ticketless travel and misuse of facilities during which 307 touts and 59,115 unauthorised vendors were prosecuted, the Lok Sabha was informed today.