The Himachal Pradesh High Court on Wednesday accepted a writ petition on an abnormal delay in completing a World Bank-funded road project in a prominent apple belt here but excluded the petitioner from the case as he was a former BJP minister.
Over 3,000 trees, including those falling within the Narpuh Reserve Forest in eastern Meghalaya, might face the axe for the proposed widening of the National Highway 44 which connects the state to Assam.
Himachal Pradesh government has
demanded the Planning Commission grant Rs 121 crore for a road
project aiming to connect an upcoming farm product marketing
complex at Parala in Shimla with terminal markets outside the
The Supreme Court on Thursday directed
the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) not to open
the bids of the Hyderabad-based firm Madhucon projects for
four-laning of 163 Km stretch in Jharkhand.