Refusing to grant relief to a man guilty of driving in an inebriated state, a Delhi court has upheld his conviction and sentence saying "roads of Delhi are one of the most dangerous stretches" and instances of drunken driving causing fatal accidents are on the rise.
The Punjab government is working to realise its target of 4/6 laning of all national and state highways by January 2016 and has set aside Rs 3,080 crore for the purpose, an official spokesperson said on Sunday.
Damaged roads in flood-hit Uttarakhand would be fully restored by October this year for which Rs 1,000 crore had been sanctioned from the PM`s relief fund, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Oscar Fernandes said
The Nagaland government today informed the public that the construction of foothills road from Tizit under Mon district to Khelma under Peren district has been taken up and appealed for the cooperation of the people.
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday described roads as the USP of his government and expressed confidence that his government would significantly reduce travel times from all districts headquarters to state capital.