In an endeavour to salvage the lives and homes of the Ladakh cloud burst victims, the Transport Corporation of India adopted Nimmo village and constructed six houses with the design and materials approved by the local administration.
Work on the Srinagar integrated township project at Andhra Pradesh is likely to begin by the end of this year following the approval of the Detailed Project Report (DPR) by Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA).
Work on the Srinagar integrated township project at Andhra Pradesh is likely to begin by the end of this year following the approval of the Detailed Project Report (DPR) by Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA)
Flying from smaller cities such as Aurangabad, Srinagar and Dehradun is likely to become costlier with the state-owned operator Airports Authority of India (AAI) proposing to levy a user development fee.
With an aim to enhance the connectivity in various parts across the country, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) is displaying 29 non-metro and metro airports at a global event in USA. These airports are at Amritsar, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Lucknow, Leh, Srinagar, Varanasi, Bhubaneswar, Gaya, Kolkata, Port Blair, Ranchi, Raipur, Guwahati, Ahmedabad, Aurangabad, Bhopal, Indore, Goa, Pune, Surat.
The Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways recently launched a 6.5 km long two-lane tunnel - 'Z-Morh' in Jammu & Kashmir. The project will be constructed on BOT (annuity) mode. It is expected to cost approximately Rs 2,680 crore on the basis of approv-ed guidelines. Further, the tunnel will be built on Srinagar-Leh section of NH-1 and will facilitate all-weather road connectivity between Srinagar and Leh.
According to media reports, an assembly panel of Jammu and Kashmir has voiced concern over ecological impact of 4-lane Srinagar-Jammu National Highway. The panel has stressed on ensuring zero tolerance for pollution and adoption of eco-friendly practices in the construction.