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.
Tue, Oct 11, 2022
Union minister Nitin Gadkari makes strong case for EVs as flex-fuel debuts in India. He says people ask him for recommendation letter for Tata EV cars.
Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has launched India's first car with a flex-fuel engine which would run on petrol, blended ethanol and electric power. Gadkari tweeted saying that it was dream-come-true moment. Know the complete details of this car from Ambarish Pandey
Wed, Oct 05, 2022
The state governments are encouraged to revisit the speed limit restrictions in urban and semi-urban stretches to provide seamless traffic movement.
Thu, Sep 29, 2022
Minister of Road Transport & Highways, Nitin Gadkari in a tweet proposed mandating a minimum of 6 Airbags in Passenger Cars (M-1 Category) w.e.f October 1, 2023 to further enhance the vehicular safety.
“Considering the global supply chain constraints being faced by the auto industry and its impact on the macroeconomic scenario, it has been decided to implement the proposal mandating a minimum of 6 Airbags in Passenger Cars (M-1 Category) w.e.f 01st October 2023,” Nitin Gadkari tweeted.
Fri, Sep 16, 2022
In April 2021, the government allowed bidders to access data rooms of the company and in July it hiked the foreign direct investment limit to woo overseas companies. It formally called off the plan in May 2022
Wed, Sep 14, 2022
Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday announced plans of having at least three registered vehicle scrapping facilities in every district across the country.
Mon, Sep 12, 2022
Addressing an event organised by the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC), Gadkari reiterated that the government wants to develop India's public transport system on electricity.
Thu, Sep 08, 2022
Road ministry has written a letter to the Ministry of Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution to direct the e-commerce companies to stop selling devices designed to disable car seat belt alarms
Wed, Sep 07, 2022
The government is trying to make it mandatory for carmakers to provide at least six airbags in eight-seater vehicles for enhanced safety of occupants from October, road transport minister Nitin Gadkari said on Tuesday.
After the road accident of country's big businessman Cyrus Mistry, now the government has become strict regarding road safety. Union Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said, ''There will be a siren if the people at the rear seat don't wear belts like for the front seats. And if they don't wear belts, there will be a fine." Watch this special report of Aapki Khabar Aapka Fayda.
Tue, Sep 06, 2022
Seat belt will now be mandatory for all passengers travelling in the car. The announcement was made bt Union Road and Highways minister Nitin Gadkari
Mon, Sep 05, 2022
As per the preliminary probe, Mistry was not wearing the seat belt and over-speeding and the "error of judgement" by the driver caused the accident.
Fri, Sep 02, 2022
To increase safety of EVs in the country, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has introduced additional safety provisions in the battery safety standards which will come into effect from October 1st. Watch this special report of Aapki Khabar Aapka Fayda.
The notification to mandate amended standards for the respective categories of electric vehicles with effect from October 1, 2022, is in progress, the release said.
Sat, Aug 27, 2022
The minister informed that even auto-rickshaws can be run on bio-ethanol, in the construction equipment industry too, alternative fuels can be used.
Fri, Aug 26, 2022
The Road Transport and Highways Minister further said the public-private partnership model should be encouraged for the development of air cargo infrastructure in the country
Tue, Aug 23, 2022
Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs) are instruments on the pattern of mutual funds, designed to pool money from investors and invest in assets that will provide cash flows over a period of time.
Mon, Aug 22, 2022
At the launch of the country's first electric double decker air-conditioned bus last week, the Minister for Road Transport and Highways said that electric automobiles are greatly cost effective when compared to diesel ones.
Thu, Aug 18, 2022
India’s first electric double-decker AC bus unveiled in Mumbai by cabinet minister Nitin Gadkari. Know full news from Subodh Mishra.
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