A- A A+
Last Updated : Sep 19 2020 10:29PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
RS passes Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (2nd Amendment) Bill, temporarily suspending initiation of Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process            NIA arrests 9 Al-Qaeda terrorists planning attacks at vital installations in India            Centre tells States with higher COVID-19 caseload to effectively plan and manage logistical issues regarding oxygen availability            Veteran Communist leader and former Lok Sabha MP Roza Deshpande passes away in Mumbai            IPL kicks off in Abu Dhabi; Opening match between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians underway           

National News

Jan 24, 2019
7:44PM

Gadkari lays foundation stones for two highway projects worth Rs 1,600 cr in Maharashtra

NSD Logo
Union minister Nitin Gadkari today laid the foundation stones for two highway projects worth 1,600 crore rupees in Mumbai metropolitan region of Maharashtra.

The projects include eight-laning the Vadape-Thane bypass and four-laning of the road connecting Shahapur, Murbad,  Karjat and Khopoli. 

Speaking on the occasion, Mr Gadkari said the work on the Baroda-Mumbai highway is expected to begin next month.

He said, for the proposed 12-lane Delhi-Mumbai expressway, government has adopted a new method to acquire land from the tribals, which will help in developing the region and also save money on land acquisition. 

Mr Gadkari also underlined the need for promoting waterways as it a speedy and cheaper means of transport and said several waterway projects in and around Thane will be a reality soon. He also said the waterways should be linked on the lines of Venice. 

Addressing the event, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said his government is making every effort to provide an integrated transport system. 
 

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 19 (Sep) Midday News 19 (Sep) Evening News 19 (Sep) Hourly 19 (Sep) (1910hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 19 (Sep) दोपहर समाचार 19 (Sep) समाचार संध्या 19 (Sep) प्रति घंटा समाचार 19 (Sep) (2200hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 19 (Sep) Khabrein(Day) 19 (Sep) Khabrein(Eve) 19 (Sep)
Aaj Savere 19 (Sep) Parikrama 19 (Sep)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 19 (Sep) Samayki 9 (Aug) Sports Scan 19 (Sep) Spotlight/News Analysis 19 (Sep) Employment News 19 (Sep) World News 19 (Sep) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 19 (Sep) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar) Sanskrit Saptahiki 19 (Sep) North East Diary 17 (Sep)