Gujarat to adopt PPP model for rural area road construction

For its ambitious project to connect each and every village of Gujarat with a road network, the Gujarat government has decided to involve non-governmental organisations to fund such projects, it was announced here on Thursday.

`Naxals` demand Rs 50 lakh from road construction firm in MP

Four persons claiming to be naxals have demanded Rs 50 lakh from a road construction company in Madhya Pradesh, police said on Sunday.

Maoists torch vehicles to protest road construction

Maoists torched two vehicles in Odisha`s Koraput district to protest the construction of a road in the region, police said Monday.

Maoists burn road construction vehicles in Odisha

An armed group of Maoists attacked a road construction site and burnt vehicles used for road laying work at Miangpadar in Kalahandi district, police said Tuesday.

Raise issue with China if road construction on Indian side: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said India should take up with Beijing if China has done any road construction on the Indian side of Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh region.

Indo-Nepal team set up for border road construction

A six-member joint team of Indian and Nepalese officials was on Saturday constituted to look into encroachment of land to be used for construction of new road on Indo-Nepal border.

No plans to construct road to Amarnath shrine

Denying any plans to construct a road to the Amarnath shrine, the J&K govt said the high-powered committee had not yet given its recommendation.

UP government to spend Rs 1,570 crore on roads

The Uttar Pradesh government will spend Rs 1570 crore for the repair and construction of roads, culverts and bridges during 2012-2013.

Bihar to monitor road construction online

Bihar has become the first state in the country to monitor road construction projects online.

Maoists damage vehicles at road construction site

Armed Maoists set
afire and damaged several machines, equipment and vehicles at a road construction site in Orissa`s Malkangiri district early Thursday, police said.

Anti-Posco protestors prevent road construction

After a few days lull,
the proposed Posco plant site in Orissa`s Jagatsinghpur
district on Saturday witnessed noisy scenes with anti-project
activists preventing start of construction of a coastal road.

Meghalaya to rope in German tech for road construction

Meghalaya Chief Minister
Mukul Sangma discussed use of a German technology that could
help build low-cost, durable and eco-friendly roads in lesser
and explored tie-up with the firm during his recent visit to

Bihar to get Rs.13.35 Crores for building roads in rural areas

The Ministry of Rural Development has released grant in aid worth Rs. thirteen crore thirty five lakh to the National Projects Construction Corporation Limited (NPCC) for construction of rural roads in Bihar under PMGSY.