Road Transport ministry

Cabinet to soon decide on vehicle scrappage policy: Sources

The new Scrappage policy aims at discontinuation of 15 year old Petrol vehicles and 10 year old  diesel vehicles from operating on the roads.

Sep 23, 2019, 17:11 PM IST

Road Transport Ministry notifies provisions of Motor Vehicles Amendment Act

Road Transport Ministry on Wednesday notified the provisions of Motor Vehicles Amendment Act, which will come into effect from September 1, 2019.

Aug 28, 2019, 19:56 PM IST

Driving licences, vehicle registration certificates to come in card format only

The option of providing a paper or booklet-based driving licence or registration certificate has been done away with.

Mar 08, 2019, 10:38 AM IST

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari says corrupt road contractors will be bulldozed, sparks row

 Nitin Gadkari has warned the road contractors that they will be bulldozed if they indulge in corruption.

May 19, 2018, 13:03 PM IST

Gadkari to kick off Rs 260-crore project to decongest Delhi

The project has been sanctioned at a cost of Rs 260 crore. For undertaking this project, Ministry of Defence has agreed to transfer 13 acres to National Highways Authority (NHAI). The time period for completion of the work is 18 months, it said.

Aug 12, 2017, 20:16 PM IST

Improving mobility on Indian roads is government's priority: Gadkari

Union Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that improving the conditions of roads in the country for swifter and safer movement of vehicles is priority of the NDA Government.

Feb 12, 2015, 16:24 PM IST

Gadkari calls for change in policy to raise bio-diesel use

New Delhi: Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari Wednesday called for a change in policy to promote domestic use of bio-diesel in a context where bulk of the fuel produced in the country is being exported.

Nov 06, 2014, 02:09 AM IST

All 12 sea ports to be connected with railroads, says Gadkari

The government plans to work towards directly connecting all 12 major sea ports with railroads and start a roll-on-roll-off service to transport vehicles easily from factories, Union Road Transport and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said today.

Sep 23, 2014, 22:15 PM IST

Law soon to allow running of e-rickshaws: Gadkari

Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari Monday said the government will soon come up with a law and allow running of e-rickshaws in Delhi.

Sep 15, 2014, 16:26 PM IST

New Motor Vehicles Bill in next session of Parliament: Gadkari

With an aim to reduce the number of road accidents in the country by adopting international best practices, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways will introduce the new Motor Vehicles Bill in the next session of Parliament.

Sep 01, 2014, 15:04 PM IST

Noida DND flyover may become toll free soon: Sources

Days after Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari informed Lok Sabha that the NDA government intends to change the toll policy in the days to come, the clamour for making the Delhi-Noida-Delhi (DND) flyover toll free has become louder.

Aug 19, 2014, 16:49 PM IST

Depiction of rash driving should come with warnings: I&B Ministry advisory

Information and Broadcasting ministry has advised media organisations that appropriate warnings should accompany any depiction of rash and negligent driving.

Jun 23, 2014, 23:21 PM IST

Road Ministry to roll out $120-bn projects to widen NHs

In a bid to attract foreign investors to its ambitious highways building programme, the Road Transport Ministry plans to roll out projects worth USD 120 billion by 2016, a top official said.

Nov 06, 2011, 17:09 PM IST