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The National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC), which is building the high-speed Delhi-Meerut regional rapid rail corridor, has commenced tunnelling work at Anand Vihar for the corridor’s underground section. The construction of a 3-km-long tunnel has been started by using a 90-metre-long Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) towards the New Ashok Nagar side. The tunnel has a diameter of 6.5 metres and tunnel rings are being constructed with the help of tunnel segments by the TBM. The retrieving shaft for the TBM is currently under construction at Khichripur near New Ashok Nagar. With a 6.6 metre diameter, the RRTS tunnels are bigger as compared to that of the other Metro systems in the country due to larger rolling stock with a higher design speed of 180 kmph RRTS trains. It will help in reducing the air pressure and discomfort to passengers due to the higher speed of the trains. Four TBMs are being launched from Anand Vihar station, two each for a drive from Anand vihar towards New Ashok Nagar side and for a drive from Anand vihar towards Sahibabad side. The construction of other launching shafts for TBM towards the Sahibabad side is underway at the north side of Anand Vihar.
Karnataka government has cleared Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike’s proposal to build new flyovers and upgrade the existing ones at ₹404 crore in

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The Union transport ministry has fast-tracked work on the ₹1,900 crore national highway project including a new bridge on River Ganga connecting Sahibganj

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The National Highway Authority of India, which is building 14 tunnels, all double-tube, on the Chandigarh-Manali national highway as a part of its conversion

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The CM of Rajasthan laid the foundation stone for a ₹132 crore bridge at Beneshwar Dham, the confluence of Mahi, Jakham and Som rivers (also known as the Prayag of tribals). On completion, devotees will be able to reach Beneshwar Dham directly

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The state government in Gujarat has sanctioned a project to lengthen the Dudhai sub-branch Narmada canal in Kutch district by another 45-km at a cost of ₹1,550 crore. The decision will help irrigate an additional 13,175 hectares

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