Rajbhar, who also heads the Suhaildev Bahujan Samaj Party (SBSP), lives in Fatehpur Khonda village of Varanasi.Jun 24, 2018, 00:11 AM IST
Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has said that on the infrastructure front, the speed of road construction has gone up from just 2 kilometres a day to 28 kilometres.May 14, 2018, 18:15 PM IST
"When we (government) took over, the average road construction was 2 km per day which has now been accelerated to 28 km per day. It will further go up to 40 km per day next year," he said.Dec 19, 2017, 21:58 PM IST
The incident took place in Katni, Madhya Pradesh, when a young man fell inside a pit along an under-construction road.Sep 21, 2015, 12:09 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday interacted with Chief Secretary of Uttarakhand and inquired about several issues including progress made by the state in crime and criminal tracking network and system (CCTNS) and road construction.Aug 26, 2015, 22:11 PM IST
The government on Saturday approved Rs 4,318.28 crore for constructing roads and basic amenities at two industrial regions in Gujarat and Maharashtra under the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC) project.May 30, 2015, 17:24 PM IST
A social impact assessment (SIA) report of the Department of Housing and Urban Development estimates that the road will cost Rs 29 crore.
Road construction in the country could meet only about half of the target set for the current fiscal at 6,300 km till January this year, owing to various factors including land acquisition issues, Parliament was informed today.Mar 02, 2015, 16:06 PM IST
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.Jul 25, 2014, 01:08 AM IST
Four persons claiming to be naxals have demanded Rs 50 lakh from a road construction company in Madhya Pradesh, police said on Sunday.Jul 13, 2014, 20:09 PM IST
Maoists torched two vehicles in Odisha`s Koraput district to protest the construction of a road in the region, police said Monday.Dec 23, 2013, 14:55 PM IST
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.Oct 22, 2013, 15:59 PM IST
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.May 28, 2013, 17:15 PM IST
Slackened progress in road building is mainly on account of various issues including delays in environment and forest clearance and land acquisition, Parliament was informed on Thursday.Apr 25, 2013, 15:50 PM IST
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.Apr 13, 2013, 22:34 PM IST
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.Aug 19, 2012, 20:53 PM IST
The Uttar Pradesh government will spend Rs 1570 crore for the repair and construction of roads, culverts and bridges during 2012-2013.Jul 24, 2012, 14:36 PM IST
Bihar has become the first state in the country to monitor road construction projects online.Feb 25, 2012, 16:12 PM IST
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.
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.