Tag: work


DMRC will work on automated metro network

Recently, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) along with experts of nine countries discussed various issues related to automated metro network in coming days in National Capital and shared experiences with stakeholders at a seminar held in Delhi Metro Bhawan. The need for a reliable public transport and the economic growth has resulted in a […]

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Centre instructs for swift smart city work in Varanasi

Varanasi is all set up to get a fresh makeover as the centre has instructed its machinery to speed up the execution of all the urban development project on time. The initiative is taken to make Varanasi a cleaner and tourist-friendly city. In a review meeting, the government has fixed timelines for many existing projects. […]

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Pondicherry sets SPV for speeding up the work

Pondicherry government sets up a special purpose vehicle, Puducherry smart city development limited to speed up and implement the smart city project at a cost of Rs. 1,827.82 crore. CM Narayanasamy also confirmed that Union government and Puducherry government will extend Rs 500 crore each and the French government will provide a loan of Rs […]

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Work on Jaipur-Delhi super expressway to commence from 2017

Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has promised that work will start this year on a super expressway between Jaipur and Delhi, which will reduce travel time between the outskirts of Gurgaon and the outer periphery of the Pink City to 90 minutes. Gadkari made this announcement at a public function in Dausa, Rajasthan. The distance between […]

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Work on pod taxis set to begin in Gurgaon

The government is all set to begin work on Indias first pod taxi service in Gurgaon. Sources say the contract would be awarded soon. We have received four bids from several companies, including two foreign firms. The bids are being scrutinised. The contract will be awarded after a formal decision is taken, said a transport […]

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UN-Habitat launches new tool to support urban resilience

UN-Habitats City Resilience Profiling Tool (CRPT) is a new initiative by the global institution to help the growing number of urban dwellers to identify a host of possible risks facing urban areas and to teach them how to cope with the rising costs and impacts of natural disasters and man made threats. CRPT, which has […]

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Uday Samant

The authority has been implementing big-ticket projects, which include resettlement and rehabilitation of affected families. One has to appreciate the work done by the authority since it also included rehabilitation of religious structures, a very sensitive issue.

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