Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently launched several development projects such as setting up a new terminal of BPCL at Krishnapatam in Andhra Pradesh, commissioning of Chennai Metro-Rail in Tamil Nadu, and gas distribution and foundation stone laying of the Indian Institute of Technology-Dharwad in Karnataka.
Vizag Port will take up the construction of a cruise and coastal cargo terminal worth Rs 770 mn in the coming months, with financial assistance from the Centre. The Ministry of Tourism has reportedly agreed to bear half the cost needed for the project as a grant.
Our mission aims at efficiently utilising the available assets, resources and infrastructure to enhance the quality of urban life, says M Hari Naryanan, Municipal Commissioner, Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC).
The Central Government has reportedly approved an amount of Rs 2 billion for the railway line between Kotipalli and Narsapuram. Besides, in the last four years, nearly Rs 10.30 billion was reportedly sanctioned to the railway line in Andhra Pradesh.