Never miss a story

Get subscribed to our newsletter


×


The union cabinet on Wednesday approved two highway development projects, worth Rs.4,720.92 crore, in the states of Madhya Pradesh and Telangana.


In a meeting held the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved the four-laning of the Guna-Biaora and Biaora-Dewas sections of the National Highway (NH)-3 in Madhya Pradesh. The CCEA also approved the four-laning of the Yadgiri-Warangal section of the NH-163 in Telangana.

According to the CCEA, the four-laning of the Guna-Biaora and Biaora-Dewas sections of the NH-3 will be carried out under the National Highways Development Project (NHDP) phase-IV. “The approval is in design, build, finance, operate and transfer (DBFOT) basis in BOT (Toll) mode,” the CCEA was quoted in a statement.

The total cost of the project is estimated to be Rs.2,815.69 crore. The statement elaborated that development cost for Guna-Biaora stretch is totalled to be at Rs.1,081.9 crore. The total length of the road will be around 93.5 km. The four-laning of the Biaora-Dewas section will cost approximately Rs.1,733.79 crore. The total length of that stretch is around 141.26 km. The CCEA said the work on the Yadgiri-Warangal section of the NH-163 will be carried out under the NHDP phase-IV.

“The approval is in engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) basis,” the statement said. The statement added that the total cost for the project is estimated to be at Rs.1,905.23 crore. The project’s total length will be approximately 99 km.

IANS


Popular

wikimedia commons

Mortgage loan graph

By- Blogger Indifi

EMI is known as equated monthly installments. It is a fixed payment made by the borrower each month to repay the loan amount. The EMI is divided into two loan components. One is the principal amount, and the second is the interest amount. Whether you are applying for a personal loan, business loan, home loan, car loan, or education loan, EMIs are easy to calculate using the EMI loan calculator.

Keep Reading Show less
Photo by Flickr.

Swastika, one of the sacred symbols used by many religions like Hinduism, Jainism, and Buddhism.

The symbol of Swastika is known to signify peace, prosperity, and good fortune in the religious cultures of Eurasia. In fact, this symbol is considered very significant in Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. But, at the same time, it has become one of the most misunderstood religious symbols and has been globally banned in many countries.

The reason why the symbol of Swastika is banned in many countries is because of its association with Adolf Hitler's extreme political ideology, Nazism, as Swastika as its official symbol.

Keep Reading Show less
Pixabay

Since emerging into the public eye with a historic gold medal at the junior world championships in 2016, he has maintained a high level of performance

India celebrated a historic day on August 7, as 23-year-old Neeraj Chopra became the first Indian to win an Olympic gold medal in athletics. In the men's javelin throw event, he achieved his greatest triumph, throwing the javelin 87.58 meters on his second try.

Neeraj Chopra was born on December 24, 1997, in Khandra village in Haryana's Panipat district. He grew up in a Haryanavi family of farmers. He is the brother of two sisters. He graduated from Dayanand Anglo-Vedic College in Chandigarh and is now enrolled in Lovely Professional University in Jalandhar, Punjab, pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree. Chopra was bullied due to his obesity as a kid, which prompted his father to enroll him in a nearby gym. He then joined a gym in Panipat, where Jaiveer Choudhary, a javelin thrower, noticed his potential and coached him. When the 13-year-old Chopra finished training under Jaiveer for a year, he was enrolled at the Tau Devi Lal Sports Complex in Panchkula, where he began training under coach Naseem Ahmed.

Keep reading... Show less