Mon, Dec 11, 2023
In July, Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said the draft notification to mandate the installation of air-conditioning systems in the cabins of trucks has been approved.
Wed, Nov 29, 2023
In an exclusive conversation with ANI, two workers who were trapped in the Silkyara Tunnel talk about their 17-day-long experience trapped in the tunnel. The workers had a sigh of relief after the anxiety-filled initial 24 hours. Vishwajeet Kumar Verma and Subodh Kumar Verma expressed their gratitude to the rescuers and the government as well.
Fri, Nov 24, 2023
Rescue operations at Uttarkashi tunnel collapse site entered Day 13, with trapped workers deemed safe and in good spirits. The mission is already in its final stage with merely a few metres separating rescuers and trapped workers. Former advisor to PMO informed that there will likely be no metallic obstruction for the next 5 meters.
Thu, Sep 05, 2019
Government won't ban petrol, diesel vehicles: Nitin Gadkari. Watch video to know more.
Tue, Aug 13, 2019
The passengers were awaiting an alternative arrangement by the airline, but details of the technical `defect` in the aircraft were not known.
Tue, Aug 06, 2019
FM Sitharaman, Nitin Gadkari chair MSME meeting. To know more watch the video
Thu, Aug 01, 2019
In his reply to the members after discussion on the Bill, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari assured the members that the Centre had no intention, directly or indirectly, to encroach upon the powers of the states.
Fri, Jul 26, 2019
The government's 59-minute loan scheme to Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) has achieved great success since its launch last year.
Thu, Jul 18, 2019
Gadkari said the highest toll tax was collected from Uttar Pradesh amounting to Rs 1,525 crore in the financial year of 2018-19.
Tue, Jul 16, 2019
Nitin Gadkari stressed that those who can pay toll tax should pay it and that those areas which have the capacity to pay, the money is utilised for building roads in rural and hilly areas.
Mon, Jul 15, 2019
Seeking to increase penalties for traffic rules violations, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday introduced the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Lok Sabha.
Thu, Jul 11, 2019
Nitin Gadkari said his department had submitted the data to the Finance Ministry and they had accepted it in principle.
Mon, Jul 08, 2019
The Central government may mandate mixing of silicon in rubber used to manufacture tyres to reduce road accidents caused due to tyre bursts on highways, Parliament was told on Monday.
Fri, Jul 05, 2019
While speaking to ANI on Friday, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Union Budget 2019 said, “Already we have doubled the economy in the last 5 years. I am confident that when we complete 5 yrs again, we will be more than $5 trillion economy.”
Thu, Jul 04, 2019
The Minister made the announcement during Question Hour and rejected opposition objections in this regard, saying "it was not just his tall claims".
Tue, Jun 25, 2019
The Modi 2.0 Government has approved the long-pending Motor Vehicle Amendment Bill that has proposals for hefty penalties for violating the traffic rules.
Mon, Jun 24, 2019
Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari today said that the Bharatmala Pariyojna Phase-I was approved at an estimated outlay of Rs 5,35,000 Crore.
Fri, Jun 21, 2019
Highways sector was one of the best performing sectors during the first tenure of the Modi government. The expenditure on this sector rose from Rs 34,345.2 crore in 2014-15 to Rs 78,625.5 crore in 2018-19.
Tue, Jun 18, 2019
The government has decided to do away with the requirement of minimum educational qualification for obtaining driving licence to boost employment opportunities, the road transport ministry said Tuesday.
Sun, Jun 09, 2019
To further give a push to the country's infrastructure, big plans are lined up that include roping in an advisor for asset monetisation and offering attractive schemes to private players, including identified 3,000 kms of projects, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said.
Wed, Jun 05, 2019
Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that the government will try to introduce the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill 2019 in the upcoming session of Parliament.
The Minister said during his previous tenure, his ministries in a cumulative basis, had seen a spend of Rs 17 lakh crore that included Rs 11 lakh crore in highways sector alone.
Tue, Jun 04, 2019
The MSME ministry will work with its commerce counterpart to identify goods being imported by India and look at the possibility of manufacturing them here by MSMEs.
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