Half of central projects delayed, to cost Rs 39,000 cr more

The government will have to
spend about Rs 39,000 crore more due to delay in commissioning
of almost half of central projects costing above Rs 20 crore,
the Rajya Sabha was informed on Monday.

Road sector to need Rs 3.5 lakh cr investments in 3 yrs: Nath

Roads construction in the
country would require an investment of about Rs 3.5 lakh crore
in the next three years, Transport Minister Kamal Nath said
today.