Articles tagged under: Vapi

Major fire in pharma company in Vapi GIDC, no loss of life or injury reported

October 21, 2018
Major fire in pharma company in Vapi GIDC, no loss of life or injury reported

Vapi: A fire today broke out in a well-known pharma company in Vapi GIDC area of Valsad district in South Gujarat. Police said that fire broke out in a chemical tanker standing inside the premises of S Kant Healthcare Ltd, situated in the Phase 3 of Vapi GIDC. It also spread to other parts of the company. But it was controlled in around 2 horus (broke out at around 1130 and doused by 1330) by fire tenders. Fortunately no loss of life or injury has been reported. ...Read More

Railway Minister in Gujarat launches a new train, rail infra projects

May 02, 2017
Railway Minister in Gujarat launches a new train, rail infra projects

Ahmedabad:Union Railway minister Suresh Prabhu today launched Rs 235 crore works for four railway over bridges in Valsad district of South Gujarat via e-medium. Railway minister also flagged off Ahmedabad - Chennai Humsafar Express train from Motivada in Valsad district via e-medium. The train departed from Ahmedabad railway station. The train offers luxury experience to everybody as it has 3rd AC coaches. The train also has fire announcement system and CCTV camera. Railway minister via e-med...Read More

Gujarat CM opens VIA expo in Vapi, declared state’s first cashless street

December 21, 2016
Gujarat CM opens VIA expo in Vapi, declared state’s first cashless street

Vapi: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani inaugurated Vapi Industries Association(VIA) expo in southern Gujarat industrial town Vapi today. VIA expo is another pre-Vibrant summit event. Next similar pre-Vibrant event will be Vibrant Saurashtra expo and summit which is scheduled to be held during 5-8 January. The Chief Minister during his Vapi visit declared 'Vapi Gaurav Path' as Gujarat's first cashless enabled street. DeshGujaratRead More

Polling for 2 municipalities, 1 taluka panchayat, vacant local body seats underway in Gujarat

November 27, 2016
Polling for 2 municipalities, 1 taluka panchayat, vacant local body seats underway in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: Polling for Vapi (Valsad district) and Kanakpur-Kansad (Surat district) municipalities in Gujarat is taking place today along with mid term poll for Gondal Taluka Panchayat and by-election for various vacant seats across the local bodies. According the information received from the state election commission a total of over 2500 polling employees have been deployed for the election and by-election. In all around 1500 policemen have also been deployed for it. The...Read More

Intense political activities ahead of Vapi Municipality poll in South Gujarat

November 07, 2016
Intense political activities ahead of Vapi Municipality poll in South Gujarat

Vapi: Upcoming election of Vapi Municipality is attracting intense political activities in this industrial town and surrounding region. Three Congress Councillors last week shifted to BJP ahead of the election. They were Rajubhai Patel, Rekhaben Patel and Naynaben Patel. In nearby Bardoli, the Sarpanch, Deputy Sarpanch and their 200 supporters from Kareli village of Palsana taluka joined BJP. According to Aam Admi Party cadre Rajiv Pande, his party will contest Vapi Municipality ele...Read More

Ginger launches new hotel in Vapi, Gujarat

October 18, 2016
Ginger launches new hotel in Vapi, Gujarat

New Delhi: Ginger Hotels, the budget hotel chain from the house of Tata, opened a property in Vapi, Gujarat today . With 90 smartly designed rooms, the hotel is located on the Mumbai-Surat highway and is in close proximity to the Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) industrial area, the company said in a release. “We are proud to expand our presence in western India with the opening of Ginger Vapi, our fourth hotel in Gujarat,” Ginger Hotels Managing Director and CEO Rahul...Read More

Heavy rain and flood-like situation in Valsad – Vapi – Dang – Navsari belt, rail traffic affected

August 02, 2016
Heavy rain and flood-like situation in Valsad – Vapi – Dang – Navsari belt, rail traffic affected

In picture: Auranga river in Valsad Surat: There has been flood like situation in southern Gujarat belt of Valsad and Vapi due to heavy rain. Situation of alert has been declared in Valsad, Daman, Dadranagar haveli villages. Vaghai - Saputara road has been blocked due to land sliding in Saputara ghat road. About two dozen villages are out of reach in this hilly district due to flooding Ambika river. Barkhandiya bridge has suffered damages. Due to heavy rain in upstream areas of Madhuban...Read More

Rs 59.75 crore development works dedicated in Vapi, town declared open defecation free

July 30, 2016
Rs 59.75 crore development works dedicated in Vapi, town declared open defecation free

Vapi: Gujarat Chief Minister today dedicated Rs 59.75 crore development works in southern most town Vapi. Rs 5 crore Lakhamdev Talav, Rs 39 crore water supply project Rs 3.15 crore Dungra village Talav, Rs 1.80 crore sports complex, Rs 3 crore swimming pools etc development works were dedicated today while ground breaking was performed for Rs 80 lakh garden of learning(Amrut project) and Rs 7 crore Chala Talav development project. Speaking in this programme, local MP Dr. K.C.Patel said tha...Read More

Moratorium on Vatva, Ankleshwar GIDCs may be removed soon: Javadekar

June 04, 2016

Valsad Moratorium on two 'critically polluted' industrial clusters in Gujarat, prohibiting setting up of new projects or expansion of the existing ones, might be removed soon, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said here today. "We are continuously monitoring the pollution level of Gujarat Industrial Development Corporations (GIDCs) where moratorium was imposed. Pollution status of Vatva (Ahmedabad) and Ankleshwar (Bharuch) GIDCs will be ascertained on the basis of a new formula this month a...Read More

PPP model development works to be dedicated at Vapi railway station

April 07, 2016

Surat Indian Railways has adopted public private partnership model for development of railway stations. Vapi based UPL ltd company has completed delux toilet block construction at Vapi railway station under PPP model. The new toilet block has been constructed on platform number 1. It will be inaugurated on April 10 by Daman-Diu MP Lalubhai Patel. With this, an inquiry counter will also be started . it is also sponsored by UPL ltd. Present Railway Minister Shri Suresh Prabhu has se...Read More

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