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FICCI's infrastructure summit in New Delhi, marked by large participation from all sectors, did not witness remarkable announcements, but for the reiteration that infrastructure is likely to miss the 11th Plan target by more than 10 per cent.
With a $1 trillion infrastructure investment plan identified for our Twelfth Five-Year Plan (2012-17), the mandate of $500 billion has to be fulfilled from private sources.
Gujarat Government has constituted a steering committee after Japan showed keen interest in setting up an eco-township at Dahej, as a part of the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor.
Work on the much-delayed Mundka-Bahadurgarh corridor in Delhi is inching forward. Around 30 per cent of work on the line has been completed.
The Government of India and Odisha Government have jointly decided to expedite the completion of 53-km long Jharsuguda-Barpali railway link project.
Minister for Railways has reportedly fast-tracked plans to build the world´s second-longest, high-speed rail corridor between Delhi and Chennai.
With a stable government in place, the equipment industry is hopeful of a speedy revival. The slowdown in infrastructure development, a major driver for the construction equipment industry, had resulted in reduced demand in recent years.
The Kerala Government plans to invest Rs 50,000 crore to build a rapid rail corridor in the state.
The Maharashtra Government plans to build 10 more business districts similar to the Bandra-Kurla Complex in Mumbai, besides building highways and railways like those in Japan (or China) and elevated corridors to cut through congestion. The
Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd (DFCCIL) is working to acquire about 11,180 hectare for developing the eastern and western freight corridors.