bullet train project

Land acquisition completed for bullet train project except Godrej & Boyce plot: Maha govt to HC

The state government and the company are embroiled in a legal dispute since 2019 over the acquisition of the company-owned land in Vikhroli for the bullet train project.

published on : 21st November 2022

‘Delhi-Varanasi bullet train plan still on track’

Rejecting reports that the Delhi-Varanasi bullet train project has been shelved, The Ministry of Railways on Thursday that its DPR is still under consideration.

published on : 26th August 2022

Bullet train project gets momentum after years of stalemate in Maharashtra: Railway minister

"The work has got momentum in Maharashtra side on this project. I would like to thank the new government of Maharashtra for having given the railways all clearances", said the railway minister.

published on : 2nd August 2022

K-rail row: 'Does Kerala CM Vijayan hold same development vision as Modi?' asks Medha Patkar

Pinarayi Vijayan had flown to Delhi for a direct meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi after the union railway minister said the project was not financially viable.

published on : 24th March 2022

Reviewing if bullet train project can be deferred, says Maharashtra Minister Jayant Patil

Of the 508.17-km-long bullet train corridor, 155.76 km will be in Maharashtra, 348.04 km in Gujarat and 4.3 km in Dadra and Nagar Haveli.

published on : 3rd December 2019

Gujarat HC quashes over 120 pleas by farmers against land acquisition for Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project

A division bench led by Justice A S Dave held that the compensation offered to farmers by the state government is fair.

published on : 19th September 2019

Parliament Monsoon Session: Noisy scenes in Lok Sabha over Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train

Mallikarjun Kharge said the cost of the rail corridor was exorbitant and amount could have been spent on activities like doubling thousands of kilometres of railway tracks or opening new divisions.

published on : 25th July 2018

Opposition to corner Fadnavis government on Nanar refinery, farm loan waiver at Maharashtra Assembly's monsoon session

The opposition Congress and NCP have been critical of the Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project, and are planning to corner the government over it during the session, which will conclude on July 20.

published on : 1st July 2018