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The World Bank has approved the financing of $250 million to support the Government of India’s Program for Strengthening Road Safety. The World Bank project will help participating states reduce road crash fatalities and injuries through improved road safety management and institutional reform, and results-based interventions on high-risk roads. It will also strengthen emergency medical and rehabilitation services for post-crash care.

The India State Support Program for Road Safety, financed by the World Bank, will be implemented in the states of Andhra Pradesh (AP), Gujarat, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh (UP), and West Bengal.

The $250 million variable spread loan from the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) has a maturity of 18 years including a grace period of 5.5 years.
The Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority (PMRDA) is all set to start work on the construction of the 170-km long eight-lane Pune ring road project involving a staggering investment of ₹17,412-crore. To start with, the nodal agency is launching work

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NHAI has fast tracked work for the Ambala ring road for which it has recently released ₹150 crore for land compensation for the project to be executed at an investment of ₹1,500 crore. The project is coming up under the Bharatmala Pariyojana Phase 1, the 39-km

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The National Highway Authority of India has initiated the process of the construction of 20.6 km long doubledecker elevated highway between Chennai Port and Maduravoyal involving ₹58.55 billion investment, said official NHAI sources, claiming that tenders

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The Union transport ministry has recently announced that a length of 217 km roads in Tripura have been included under the Bharatmala program, this was stated by Union transport minister, Nitin Gadkari, elaborating that his ministry has directed the officials

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The Border Road Organisation (BRO) has planned to construct a pilot road stretch in Arunachal Pradesh using steel slag, which can withstand heavy rains and adverse climatic conditions. Creating durable roads along strategic areas could become easier

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NHAI has taken over the construction work of an elevated road project to be built at Jodhpur in Rajasthan, Union transport minister, Nitin Gadkari, said, elaborating that prior to this the state government had announced the preparation of its DPR in 2019-20

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The Delhi government has planned to build an integrated transit corridor to improve road network and decongest traffic at the Peeragarhi junction and its adjoining areas. The junction connects west Delhi areas with Haryana for which Delhi government will adopt

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The National Highway Authority of India has hastened the construction work on the 20.6km long double-decker elevated highway between Chennai Port and Maduravoyal involving ₹5,855 crore investments. The elevated corridor will be constructed in a phased

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The Ministry of Road Transport has invited bids for construction of four lane expressway from Gazipur to Ballia in UP and Bihar and the 132.76-km long greenfield expressway connects Jangipur in Varanasi-Ghazipur to Manjhi Ghat in the Ballia district

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The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) started the biding process for the road project destined to be completed in 30 months at an investment of ₹3,737.51 crore, construction work on the 21-km-long 4-lane elevated road between Danapur and Bihta is likely

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The central government has approved two road infrastructure projects, worth ₹2,308.31 crore in Andhra Pradesh under the Bharatmala project on Hybrid Annuity Model, Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari, said elaborating that the projects would involve

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The Anakapalli-Annavaram–Diwancheruvu (Rajahmundry) section of the NH-16 is all set to be upgraded into six lanes as NHAI has been assigned the consultancy service work for preparation of a detailed project report (DPR). The highway in question is spanning across 160 km and

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The Union transport ministry has approved and agreed to bear the entire cost of building a ring road around Dehradun city and in this connection has directed the Uttarakhand government provide 1,100 acres of land along the Delhi-Dehradun national highway

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The Indore Development Authority (IDA) board has sanctioned a financial bid of three flyovers to be constructed at Bhawarkuan, Khajrana and

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The Union transport ministry has fast tracked construction work of the ₹12,500 crore Bengaluru–Chennai expressway in a phased manner

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The National Highways Authority of India has floated tenders for the construction of seven national highways covering a combined length of

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The Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari informed that MoRTH has planned to build 26 green expressways in the next three years to make

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Ambuja Cements has recognized that road safety is a grave issue globally. As a result, the company lays equal stress on safety on the road and within

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Uttar Pradesh government has launched the construction of 19,000 km long road network under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY)

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The National Highways Authority of India has invited bids for four-laning of Mohari to Satai Ghat road in Madhya Pradesh at ₹468.79 crore investment

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