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Nitin Gadkari: Just leave the rivers to me

Tasked with transforming India’s rivers and riverine systems, minister Nitin Gadkari says he has the drive and the funds to get projects going by 2019

published on : 19th November 2017

Nitin Gadkari announces Rs 6000-crore World Bank-backed irrigation scheme

Union minister Nitin Gadkari today announced World Bank-supported Rs 6,000 crore scheme to improve the irrigation facilities and water accessibility capacity in several states.

published on : 11th November 2017

No more waiting at toll plazas from December, Nitin Gadkari announces plans for fast 'cashless' national highways

The government announced its plans to ease toll collection on national highways by bringing in electronic toll collection mechanism at all toll plazas starting December.

published on : 8th November 2017

2.32 million suspicious bank accounts under scanner: Nitin Gadkari

Referring to terror and Jammu & Kashmir, he said stone pelting has subsided considerably, while the problems of counterfeit currency has also been tackled and the economy will improve in the future.

published on : 8th November 2017

Will transport liquid cargo by road, waterways: Nitin Gadkari

Major ports like Chennai, Paradip and Vizag would have major logistics parks to handle the freight.

published on : 7th November 2017

India to create world class infrastructure in two years, says Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari said that other sectors such as waterways and agriculture are also undergoing massive reforms that include 325 irrigation projects and massive river-interlinking programme

published on : 5th November 2017

Nitin Gadkari Asks Auto Makers to Opt for Sea Routes to cut cost

 Calling upon automobile manufacturers to use coastal shipping mode for transporting their vehicles, the Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways and Water Resources, River Development and Ga

published on : 29th October 2017

150 projects including CNG generation to start on Ganga by March, says Gadkari

The projects, he said, aim at containing discharge of polluted water in the river and recycling the waste water to produce bio CNG to power transport fleet.

published on : 26th October 2017

Government approves Rs 7 lakh crore highway projects including Bharatmala

Bharatmala is a mega plan of the government and the second-largest highways project after NHDP that saw development of about 50,000 km, and aims at improving connectivity in border and other areas.

published on : 24th October 2017

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari to grant Rs 60,000 crore for Kerala

Gadkari, who was addressing the Jan Raksha Yatra here, said the BJP does not indulge in politics in matters conceding national interest and promoted the idea of ‘Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas’.

published on : 16th October 2017

India must go for pollution-free methanol as fuel: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari  

He said that in a bid to reduce pollution at sea, the Centre has initiated talks with engine manufacturers to make bio-fuel compliant engines for ships.

published on : 14th October 2017

Centre to seek corporate funding for green highways program

Nitin Gadkari’s key project of greening highways will now seek funds through grant-based schemes of government and corporate sectors.

published on : 11th October 2017

Nitin Gadkari, Chandrababu Naidu survey Polavaram project

The chief minister briefed Gadkari about the progress made on the project, which is a national project funded by the Centre, but executed by the state government.

published on : 3rd October 2017

Auto industry should venture into electric vehicles segment, says Gadkari

Nitin Gadkari said the government is concerned about vehicular pollution and asked the automobile industry to venture into electric vehicles segment.

published on : 24th September 2017

Traffic challan cases should be handled by state authorities: Law ministry

Once the law is amended, regular courts will no longer be the authority to adjudicate cases of traffic challans.

published on : 19th September 2017
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