The number of men, including Jaspal Atwal (a Sikh separatist part of the International Sikh Youth Federation or ISYF), who had attempted to assassinate Punjab minister Malkiat Singh Sidhu on Vancouver Island in 1986.
India’s attempt to bridge its infrastructure investment gap through the marque toll-operate-transfer (TOT) highways model has gained traction with Brookfield, Macquarie Group, and a joint venture between Holland’s Roadis and National Infrastructure and Investment Fund (NIIF) placing their bids for the 648km offered in the first tranche.
Larsen and Toubro (L&T) today said its construction arm has won orders worth Rs 1,585 crore across business segments.
More than 15 years ago, the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) -led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government of the time made an incumbent’s election pitch around the so-called ‘India Shining’.
As promised last year, the Centre has set the ball rolling for the 265-km six-lane expressway between Bengaluru and Chennai, with the National Highways Authority of India(NHAI) having invited tenders for construction of the project’s first phase covering about 10% of the total distance at an estimated cost of Rs 1,119crore.
“RInfra has received the Letter of Award (LOA) from the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for the six-laning of Aurangabad to Bihar-Jharkhand border (Chordaha) section of NH-2 in Bihar.
National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) and other road owning agencies in Uttar Pradesh will be responsible for mining of construction materials to meet the requirement for their projects.
With an aim to decongest traffic on busy Delhi-Gurugram Expressway, National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) will soon construct 16-km new expressway in Gurugram to provide a Ring Road outside the city from the eastern side.
This will soon be a reality in Delhi-NCR with the much-awaited pod taxi project — India’s first — crossing another checkpoint.
The government today said NHAI has awarded a contract for construction of 58.2-km ring road around Jammu city. “The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has issued Letter of Award (LOA) for construction of 58.25 km long standalone ring road/bypass around Jammu city in the state of Jammu and Kashmir.