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Government forms committee to finalise operational modalities of ‘Kisan Rail’

The government has formed a committee under the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare to work out the operational modalities of ‘Kisan Rail’. In the recent budget, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposed to set up a ‘Kisan Rail’ through the public-private-partnership (PPP) mode to transport perishable goods. The proposed committee also includes representatives of the ..

Hyderabad Metro becomes the second largest metro rail network in India

The Chief Minister of Telangana recently flagged off the stretch of Hyderabad Metro between Hyderabad and its sister city Secunderabad. With this, Hyderabad Metro has become the second largest operational metro rail network in the country, only after the Delhi Metro Rail. Hyderabad Metro is also the biggest metro project in the world in Public ..

ADB will assist Rajasthan to improve road connectivity

India will receive $190 million loan from Asian Development (ADB) to improve the condition of roads in state of Rajasthan. Under this project of state highways and major district roads will be upgraded to two-lane or intermediate-lane standards. 754 kilometers of roads will be renovated affecting about 26 million people in 14 districts of Rajasthan. ..