Union road minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said that his ministry is targeting to complete some 300 highways projects by March 2019, just ahead of the general elections.
Transport minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said he will soon meet top bankers to resolve the issue of drying up of funds from banks for construction of highways.
Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping, Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation Mr Nitin Gadkari is holding a two day review of the ongoing National Highways projects at Goa and tomorrow.
“If you want to get rich, you have to build roads first,” goes a Chinese proverb. And Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari is trying his best to ensure that India emulates them.
Union MinisterNitin Gadkari today said the Centre is making efforts to find long-term solutions to tackle the increase in petrol and diesel prices and suggested that India should move to “alternative” fuels.
The online petition, now gaining ground, has also pointed out that Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has come out in support of bringing diesel and petrol under the GST purview.
Union road transport and highways minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday said he has been able to save only 5% of the lives threatened by road accidents instead of his personal goal of 50%, and this was an unfortunate blemish on his performance record.
Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has courted a controversy for saying that corrupt road contractors will be bulldozed.
In 2014, during the run up to the general elections, the Congress government launched a series of videos in an attempt to counter the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP’s) ‘development agenda’.
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan opined that the development of the region around Odisha’s Paradip Port will lead to the creation of around 20,000 direct employment opportunities.