Articles tagged under: NHAI

PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone for Rs 5,825 crore National Highway projects in Gujarat

October 06, 2017
PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone for Rs 5,825 crore National Highway projects in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lay foundation stone for four National Highway projects worth Rs 5,825 crore at Dwarka in Gujarat on Saturday. The Prime Minister will lay foundation stone for construction of a cable stayed signature bridge connecting Beyt Dwarka and Okha on National Highway 51. The cost of this project is Rs 962 crore. Other projects include four laning of Porbandar - Dwarka section of National Highway - 51 in length of 116.25 km. Cost of this project is ...Read More

Work on Vadodara-Mumbai expressway to start in a month, travel time to reduce by 2.5 – 3 hours: Gadkari

September 19, 2017

Vadodara: Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Nitin Gadkari today announced that the work on Rs 44000 crore Vadodara-Mumbai expressway would start within a month. Addressing the 38th meet of Transport Development Council Gadkari said that the expressway would decrease the travel time between the two cities by 2.5 to 3 hours. He also said that apart from this other such 12 national highways were al...Read More

Countrywide second highest toll collection on national highway in Gujarat

August 10, 2017
Countrywide second highest toll collection on national highway in Gujarat

New Delhi: 314 number of stretches of National Highways, with a total length of 20,652 km are under toll collection. State-wise details of the toll collected (Revenue part) in the current financial year 2017-18 as on 30th June is given below:- S No State/Uts Toll Revenue Collected (in Crores) 1 Andhra Pradesh 207 2 Telangana 72.49 3 Bihar 90.17 4 Gujarat 318.65 5 Jammu & Kashmir 16.23 6 Jharkhand 70 7 Karnataka 137.07 8 Maharash...Read More

Union Cabinet approves transfer of IISWC land in Gujarat to NHAI

June 07, 2017
Union Cabinet approves transfer of IISWC land in Gujarat to NHAI

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for transfer of 4.64 hectares (46384 Sq. meters) of land belonging to the Indian Institute of Soil & Water Conservation (IISWC) Research Centre at Vasad, District Anand, Gujarat under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research to the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) on payment of compensation amounting to Rs. 12.67 crore for extension and six laning of Ahmedabad - Vadodara Highway ...Read More

NHAI to make Rajkot – Virpur highway risk-free, remove danger spots

June 03, 2017

Rajkot: There are three danger spots on Rajkot - Virpur highway that cause frequent road accidents here. National Highway Authority of India(NHAI) has now started efforts to remove these danger spots and make the highway risk-free by December this year. The danger spots which are also identified as black spot are - on Rajkot - Gondal stretch, Shapar - Veraval and Chordi to Virpur stretch. NHAI in its recent survey identified these black spots and decided to change the design in highway to make i...Read More

Rs 2 lakh crore for roads, Rs 75,000 crore for inland, shipping, ports in five years for Gujarat: Gadkari

March 07, 2017

Bharuch: Union minister for Shipping, Road and Transport Nitin Gadkari today while speaking at Bharuch said, the govt led by Shri Modi in Centre will spend Rs 2 lakh crore in Gujarat in Road sector by the end of five-year term. Additional Rs 75,000 crore will be spent in inland, shipping and ports sector in Gujarat. In the function organized here to open a new river bridge over Narmada in Bharuch, Gadkari said: 'Construction order for this bridge was issued in year 2012 during the Congress go...Read More

PM Narendra Modi declares 8 State Highways in Gujarat as National Highways

March 07, 2017
PM Narendra Modi declares 8 State Highways in Gujarat as National Highways

Bharuch: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi whils speaking at Bharuch in Central Gujarat today announced central government decision to convert 8 state highways in Gujarat to national highways. The total length of these highway stretches is 1200 km, said Prime Minister Modi. The highways according to him will see investment of Rs 12,000 crore. The highway stretches declared national highways are: - Una - Dhari - Bagasara - Amreli - Babra - Jasdan - Chotila -Nageshri - Khambha - Chalala...Read More

Details of largest extra-dosed cable stay bridge in India to be inaugurated by PM Modi

March 07, 2017
Details of largest extra-dosed cable stay bridge in India to be inaugurated by PM Modi

Bharuch: The woes of commuters and transporters owing to recurring horrible jams on the all important Ahmedabad-Mumbai section of National Highway 8 in Bharuch is going to be over today when Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his 10 th visit to his home-state Gujarat today inaugurates India's largest extra-dosed bridge on river Narmada here. The 1344 meter long and 22.8 meter wide four lane cable stay bridge, the 3rd bridge over Narmada in Bharuch, built by Larsen & Tubro as part of...Read More

Chundadi to be offered to river Narmada ahead of PM visit, 8 townships to become cashless

March 05, 2017
Chundadi to be offered to river Narmada ahead of PM visit, 8 townships to become cashless

Bharuch: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Bharuch in Central Gujarat on March 7. He will dedicate new river bridge on Narmada and OPal plant at Dahej. The Prime Minister will dedicate Rs 27,000 crore OPal plant which is going to make great contribution to plastic and medical sectors in India. This plant has been set up jointly b ONGC, GAIL and GSPC. It is likely to provide employment to 20,000 persons. The plant is spread over 508 acre land in Dahej Special Economic Zone(SEZ) ar...Read More