MoRTH signs MoU with IL&FS for construction of Zojila tunnel

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation (NHIDCL) under the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH), on Tuesday, signed a MoU with M/S IL&FS Transportation Networks Ltd for construction of the 14.150 km long, 2-lane bi-directional Zojila Tunnel in Jammu & Kashmir. This would be India’s longest

Seven highways projects under construction: Mansukh Mandaviya

By Accommodation Times Bureau VARANASI Mansukh Mandaviya, Minister of State for Road Transport & Highways, visited Multi-Modal Terminal Hub being constructed under the World Bank aided Jal Marg Vikas project on river Ganga to review its progress, on Tuesday. During the meeting with officers of Project Implementation Unit (PIU) of Ministry of Road Transport & Highways

Centre approves MoU between India and ‘Transport for London’

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the signing and implementation of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Ministry of Road Transport & Highways and ‘Transport for London’, a statutory body established under the Greater London Authority Act, 1999 (UK) to

Expansion of Highways Network under Bharatmala Project

By Accommodation Times Bureau The Cabinet has accorded approval to the investment proposal for the programme Bharatmala Pariyojana (BMP) Phase I on 24th October 2017 for 34,800 km and outlay of Rs 5, 35,000 crore. There are six components under this approved programme: i Economic Corridors 9,000 km ii Inter corridors and Feeder Roads 6,000 km iii National Corridors

Four lane roads in Himachal Pradesh

By Accommodation Times Bureau This Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MORTH) is primarily responsible for development and maintenance of National Highways network in the country. During the last three years and the current year, five National Highway projects have been sanctioned/awarded in Himachal Pradesh for four lane construction as per

MoRTH examines progress of India-Nepal Road Connectivity Projects

By Accommodation Times Bureau The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH)  held a meeting last week to review the progress of the India-Nepal road connectivity projects. The following is the status of the various projects: Mechi River Bridge project to be implemented at the Indo-Nepal border is on track. Letter of