Articles tagged under: NHAI

One side of Shastri bridge in Ahmedabad to shut for four months

December 05, 2023
One side of Shastri bridge in Ahmedabad to shut for four months

Ahmedabad: With effect from December 6, 2023, one side of Shastri Bridge - connecting Vishala to Narol in Ahmedabad - would be closed for major repairs for the next four months. The bridge is located over river Sabarmati. While two-wheelers, autorickshaws and cars would be able to use one side of the bridge, the heavy vehicles are diverted to Piplaj-Pirana. The repair is being carried out by National Highway Authority of India(NHAI). DeshGujaratRead More

NHAI launches ‘Rajmargyatra’ a unified mobile app for national highway users

August 03, 2023
NHAI launches ‘Rajmargyatra’ a unified mobile app for national highway users

New Delhi: The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) takes a step towards improving the highway user experience with the launch of 'Rajmargyatra,' a citizen-centric unified mobile application. This app is now available for download on both Google Play Store and iOS App Store, app will provide travellers with comprehensive information on Indian National Highways while also offering a complaint redressal system. The app is currently available in Hindi and English. Key Features of 'Rajmarg...Read More

Congress MLA leads protest against National Highway project in Vansda

June 27, 2023
Congress MLA leads protest against National Highway project in Vansda

Surat: Congress has been there again to take the leadership against development project. A group of locals in Vansda taluka led by Congress MLA staged protest against the public hearing for land acquisition for National Highway no 56. The locals of Vansda, under the leadership of Vansda Chikhli congress MLA Anant Patel gathered at Vansda prant office for the agitation. They shouted slogans meaning 'We will give life, but not lands.' in the agitation. The leaders who joined the agitation attac...Read More

NHAI erects barrier to restrict heavy vehicle movements on Shastri bridge

June 09, 2023
NHAI erects barrier to restrict heavy vehicle movements on Shastri bridge

Ahmedabad: The National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) has erected a barrier to restrict the movement of heavy vehicles like trucks and buses on the Shastri Bridge over the Sabarmati River here in the city. This action was taken after images of the deteriorated bridge went viral on social media. The viral photograph highlighted the need for joint repairs on the 40-year-old Shastri Bridge. However, experts assure that there is no immediate danger of collapse but there is no doubt that rehab...Read More

Pictures of Shastri bridge of Ahmedabad go viral online; tender process for its rehabilitation by NHAI underway

June 07, 2023
Pictures of Shastri bridge of Ahmedabad go viral online; tender process for its rehabilitation by NHAI underway

Sabarmati: A photograph of a Shastri bridge over river Sabarmati in Ahmedabad has gone viral on social media. The bridge visibly needs repair of joints, however, experts believe there's no structural problem involved or no immediate danger of collapse. The experts say it's wedge construction and the bridge is designed in such a way, however, there's no doubt that it needs rehabilitation. The commuters passing over this bridge often complain of experiencing a shaking effect. The bridge connect...Read More

Gadkari in Vadodara announces new national highway projects for Gujarat

June 02, 2023

Vadodara: Union Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari today dedicated two national highway projects worth Rs. 48 crore in Gujarat at a function in Vadodara. Union Road & Transport Minister dedicates Rs. 48 crore national highway projects in Gujarat today pic.twitter.com/oTnxiYKq3a— DeshGujarat (@DeshGujarat) June 2, 2023 During his address, Gadkari announced new projects in Gujarat listed below: Gadkari in Vadodara announces new national highway projects for Gujarat https:...Read More

Rajkot – Jetpur Highway expansion work delays for another reason

May 06, 2023
Rajkot – Jetpur Highway expansion work delays for another reason

Rajkot: Rajkot - Jetpur highway six-lane development work has been delayed for another reason. The local office conducted a survey of illegal constructions and identified over 450 of them for demolition so that the project can be started. However, some individuals have presented proof of their ownership of the land identified for demolition by the NHAI. The National Highway Authority of India (NHAI)  started re-identifying illegal constructions that need to be demolished for the transformat...Read More

Guj HC issues notice to centre and NHAI over toll rates at NH8

March 18, 2023
Guj HC issues notice to centre and NHAI over toll rates at NH8

Surat: Gujarat High Court on Friday issued a notice to the union government and National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) regarding a PIL over toll rates on National Highway 8. The All India Motor Transport Congress and Gujarat truck transport association have filed a PIL expressing discontent with the decision to maintain high toll rates on the Bharuch-Surat and Surat-Dahisar stretches of NH8. The petitioners have argued that after the completion of the concession period, toll tax rates ...Read More

Rajkot gets Rs. 90 crore six lane flyover at Gondal Chokdi

March 05, 2023
Rajkot gets Rs. 90 crore six lane flyover at Gondal Chokdi

Rajkot: Gujarat Chief Minister will dedicate a flyover bridge at Gondal chokdi in Rajkot today. The bride has been constructed at a cost of Rs. 90 crore. It is the first 1.2 km long six-lane elevated overbridge. The bridge will offer relief to thousands of commuters who regularly face the traffic-jam situation at Gondal chokdi. The Chief Minister during his visit to the city will also attend the loan fair at the Police headquarters. He will virtually attend Mahila sammelan. He will kick off Glob...Read More

Projects underway by NHAI & State R&B (NH) in Gujarat; Status as on 19 January 2023

January 19, 2023
Projects underway by NHAI & State R&B (NH) in Gujarat;  Status as on 19 January 2023

Gandhinagar: During the visit of union minister for Roads and Transport Nitin Gadkari in Gujarat, the ministry has shared a note titled as  'Brief for projects being implemented by NHAI & State R&B (NH) In the State of  Gujarat Status as on date 19th January 2023'. Presented below is the note in full text:  Since its independence, India has made tremendous progress across various sectors including infrastructure and it’s no surprise that we have grown to become the world’s fift...Read More