Union Budget 2019: Wow! India becomes the fastest highway developer in the world!
India Union Budget 2019: Union Finance Minister and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, while presenting the Union Budget 2019, highlighted the importance of the infrastructure sector.
Feb 01, 2019
Goa gets a new cable-stayed bridge over river Mandovi; how it will benefit people
The newly built cable-stayed bridge over river Mandovi in Goa was recently inaugurated recently by Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari. Other than solving the huge problem of
Jan 30, 2019
World’s longest expressway in UP! Yogi govt approves Ganga Expressway connecting Prayagraj with Western UP
Yogi Adityanath-led UP government approved the construction of the Ganga Expressway for better connectivity of Prayagraj with western districts of the state. UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath presided
Jan 29, 2019
Decongesting Delhi-NCR! Gadkari to lay foundation stone for Akshardham-Eastern Peripheral Expressway project
The road alignment will be from Akshardham - Geeta Colony - Shastri Park - Khazuri Khas - Delhi/Uttar Pradesh border - Mandola - Eastern Peripheral Expressway intersection. The development of the high
Jan 25, 2019
No toll plazas on National Highways soon? NHAI plans to introduce on-board unit devices; how they will work
The NHAI has already started this move as a pilot project on Delhi-Mumbai highway. Once the pilot project is declared successful, Nitin Gadkari-chaired Road Transport and Highways Ministry will releas
Jan 23, 2019
Connectivity boost for Jammu & Kashmir! Nitin Gadkari to inaugurate first inter-state bridge today
The 1.2 km long inter-state Keediyan- Gandiyal bridge on the Ravi river in the Kathua district will be inaugurated today. The inter-state bridge has been built at a cost of around Rs 150 crore in a sp
Jan 22, 2019
A milestone achieved! BRO successfully constructs road on difficult terrain in Kailash Mansarovar Yatra route
According to army officials, “This connectivity is very important being chicken neck corridor with Nepal in Dharchula Sub- Division of Uttarakhand, where the only alternative route was a mule track
Jan 17, 2019
Kollam bypass project inaugurated by PM Narendra Modi; how it will benefit people in Kerala
The big infrastructure project has been developed in order to ease traffic congestion around the Kollam town as well as to reduce the travel time between Alappuzha and Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala.
Jan 16, 2019
Mumbai to Nagpur in 8 hours with super communication expressway on which fighter jets can land! 10 cool facts
Mumbai to Nagpur in just 8 hours via a new super expressway! Called the Maharashtra Samruddhi Mahamarg, a super communication expressway is expected to be ready by the end of 2020.
Jan 15, 2019
Jammu-Srinagar national highway opens for stranded vehicles
Mostly trucks carrying essential supplies, were allowed to move towards Kashmir on Sunday, a day after heavy snowfall disrupted traffic on the vital 270-km Jammu-Srinagar national highway.
Jan 14, 2019
Soon use FASTags to buy petrol, pay parking fees! NHAI wants RFID device to be the “Aadhaar for vehicles”
A FASTag is a device, affixed on the windscreen of a vehicle that employs RFID (radio frequency identification) technology for making toll payments directly from the prepaid or savings account linked
Jan 08, 2019
Gadkari inaugurates, lays foundation stones for road projects worth Rs 6,000 cr in Jodhpur
'We also have made sure that even planes could land on and take off from these roads,' Gadkari said, adding that his emphasis has been on quality in work, reduction of cost, bringing new technology in
Jan 07, 2019
Modi government to focus on creating “world-class expressways”; here’s what Nitin Gadkari has said
Nitin Gadkari, the Minister for Road Transport and Highways, has said that in 2019 the focus will be on building a network of "world-class expressways"
Jan 03, 2019
Road construction sees slight jump during April-November
The pace of construction of highways inched up to 24 km per day during the April-November period of the current year from 20.5-km per day in the year-ago period.
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Dec 31, 2018
Road project in UP: SBI-led consortium seeks to replace Era Infra SPV
Looks to open joint stock company Sibmost as concessionaire of four-laning project.
Dec 27, 2018
Road project execution to pick up: Icra
Even as the upcoming general elections in 2019 are expected to affect the length of road projects awarded by the government, construction of projects already awarded is expected to gather pace.
Dec 26, 2018
Nitin Gadkari to lay foundation of highway projects in Arunachal Pradesh
The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari will inaugurate and lay the foundation for national highways projects worth Rs 9,533 crore at separate events in Roing and Ziro in the
Dec 19, 2018
PM Modi-chaired CCEA approves new 4-lane bridge across Ganga river in Bihar; how it will benefit people
Bihar is divided by the Ganga river into two parts, North and South Bihar and the existing four-lane MG Setu, which is a crucial bridge across the river linking the northern part of the state with Pat
Dec 18, 2018
Travel from Banda to Raebareli in just 2.5 hours! PM Modi to inaugurate renovated Raebareli stretch of NH-232
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Sunday dedicate to the nation the renovated 133-km Raebareli stretch of National Highway 232, an important link among Bundelkhand, Chitrakoot, Lucknow and Purvanch
Dec 14, 2018
Travelling on Yamuna Expressway? Maximum speed limit of 75 kmph imposed; details here
On the Yamuna Expressway, the maximum speed of vehicles for two months, starting from December 15 will be 75 km per hour. This is due to the foggy weather conditions of the winter season and to make t
Dec 14, 2018
Western Peripheral Expressway: Pay this amount from December 15 to use Kundli-Manesar-Palwal expressway
When motorists enter the KMP expressway, they will be issued a ticket through any of the 10 entry-exit points along the 135.6 km-long stretch between Palwal and Kundli. While leaving the expressway, t
Dec 10, 2018
24 remote villages in Arunachal Pradesh to get a road at last
The residents of 24 notified villages in remote Kangku circle of the district used to depend on roads of neighbouring state Assam even to go out of their villages.
Dec 03, 2018
Delhi-Mumbai expressway on fast track: Haryana land acquisition completed; soon travel in just 12 hours!
The bidding process for the expressway is currently on and the acquisition of land is ongoing in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra but in Haryana, altogether 80 km, land acquisition h
Nov 29, 2018
No ceiling on Mumbai-Pune Expressway toll amount collection: HC told
The PIL claimed the contractor had already recovered the cost of the project as per its agreement details with the state authorities, and its continuation of toll collection amounts to a "wrongful gai
Nov 29, 2018
Modi government takes firm step for highway construction! Contractors failing to execute projects to be barred
At present, road contractors add work to their order book even as they fail to execute already bagged projects. This has been a major challenge for the government when it comes to increasing the pace
Nov 28, 2018
Chardham project: SC asks Centre why NGT order should not be stayed
The NGT had directed the authorities to devise a mechanism to provide pedestrian pathways for devotees who undertake to do 'padyatra' to the religious places viz Yamnotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badr
Nov 28, 2018
Wonderful! Ladakh to get all weather double-lane road-connectivity
Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir will now be accessible in all weather conditions, giving strategic advantage to the country, Border Roads Organisation (BRO) said Tuesday.
Nov 27, 2018
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