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BRO builds world’s highest motorable road in Ladakh at 19,300 feet

BRO builds world’s highest motorable road in Ladakh at 19,300 feet

In a major feat, the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has constructed the world's highest motorable road in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, passing through Umlingla Top at a height of over 19,30

Nov 03, 2017, 07:08 AM IST
BRO opens another bridge to boost connectivity to China border

BRO opens another bridge to boost connectivity to China border

Working towards improving road connectivity to areas close to the Line of Actual Control (LAC) with China in Ladakh region, the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) on Sunday opened a newly-constructed bridge to the people of the cold desert region in Jammu and Kashmir.

Oct 29, 2017, 18:32 PM IST
Amid Doklam row, govt gives more powers to BRO to speed up work along China border

Amid Doklam row, govt gives more powers to BRO to speed up work along China border

The Ministry of Defence in consultation with the armed forces would identify the roads to be entrusted to the BRO and fix priorities by approving the Long Term Roll-On Works Plan and Annual Works Programme for the BRO.

Aug 20, 2017, 23:48 PM IST

Defence Ministry delegates administrative powers to BRO

 The Defence Ministry on Sunday announced it has delegated administrative and financial powers to the Border Roads Organisation.

Aug 20, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Border Roads Organisation to construct tunnels to cut down distance to China border

Border Roads Organisation to construct tunnels to cut down distance to China border

The Border Roads Organisation BRO will construct two tunnels through 4170-metre-high Sela Pass in Arunachal Pradesh.

Jul 24, 2017, 22:42 PM IST

BRO opens Bhalukpong-Charduar-Tawang road for vehicular traffic

The BCT Road was disrupted on June 19 last due to a massive landslide triggered by torrential rains at an area, 9 kilometres from Bhalukpong.

Jun 21, 2017, 15:06 PM IST

Four injured in BRO camp explosion in Kashmir

The exact cause of the explosion is being ascertained, but it is mostly likely an accidental explosion.

Jun 06, 2016, 13:34 PM IST
'Tamasha' trailer launch: Oops! Deepika Padukone addressed ex-flame Ranbir Kapoor as ‘bro’

'Tamasha' trailer launch: Oops! Deepika Padukone addressed ex-flame Ranbir Kapoor as ‘bro’

Imtiaz Ali's upcoming movie has caught the attention of many with it's lead pair-- Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone who are back on-screen in 'Tamasha'.

Sep 22, 2015, 19:16 PM IST

Road to Badrinath reopened after three-day disruption

 Badrinath national highway reopened to traffic after a three-day disruption caused by a stretch of road being washed away by rain.

Aug 19, 2015, 14:30 PM IST

BRO hails personnel for 'good work' on Chardham Yatra route

Hailing the "courage and determination" of its employees for repairing damaged roads and constructing new routes for the smooth conduction of Chardham yatra in the wake of 2013 flash floods, Border Roads Organisation today applauded its personnel for their efforts.

Jun 23, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

Four BRO personnel killed in Uttarakhand

Four employees of the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) have been killed in a landslide here in Uttarakhand, officials said on Wednesday.

Apr 01, 2015, 13:58 PM IST

BRO completes half of Rohtang tunnel in Himachal Pradesh

 Border Road Organisation has completed half of nearly 9-km-long Rohtang tunnel in Himachal Pradesh.

Sep 22, 2014, 16:39 PM IST

Nitin Gadkari orders performance audit of Border Roads Organisation

Aggrieved with the performance of the Border Roads Organisation, Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said the entity will now be given work after the government complete its performance audit.

Jun 24, 2014, 21:53 PM IST

Will complete road restoration in U`khand by April end: BRO

The Border Roads Organisation has said that it will ensure complete restoration of the roads damaged in the Uttarakhand flash floods by April 30 to enable a smooth and trouble-free `char dham` pilgrimage this season.

Feb 09, 2014, 13:37 PM IST

Char dham roads to be constructed by BRO

Char Dham roads damaged extensively in the mid-June deluge in Uttarakhand last year will be constructed and maintained by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO), official sources said here on Thursday.

Jan 30, 2014, 16:53 PM IST

Telephone exchange purchase case: BRO officials chargesheeted

CBI filed chargesheet against Brigadier J K Narang and Lt Col Chanchal Jhamb of Border Roads Organisation (BRO) for procuring telephone exchanges at exorbitant prices from company in 2009.

Oct 17, 2013, 19:39 PM IST

Work on to restore roads in U`khand despite heavy downpour: BRO

A good progress has been made in restoring highways connectivity at some places in flood-hit Uttarakhand despite continuous rains and rising water level in rivers, Border Roads Organisation said.

Jul 03, 2013, 21:44 PM IST

New bridge in J&K to enhance connectivity

The new Beri Pattan bridge,aimed to facilitate military and civilian movement in areas along the LoC was completed by the BRO and inaugurated.

May 26, 2012, 18:45 PM IST

Digaru bridge inaugurated

The 720-meter-long Digaru bridge, longest ever bridge constructed by the Border Roads Organization, was inaugurated in Arunachal Pradesh.

Apr 11, 2012, 12:20 PM IST

J&K highway reopens for one-way traffic

The Jammu-Srinagar NH, which was closed for the last two days, Wednesday reopened for one-way traffic after two major avalanches were cleared by the BRO.

Jan 18, 2012, 14:29 PM IST