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3rd High Level Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety held in Stockholm

The 3rd High Level Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety has been recently hosted in Stockholm, the capital city of Sweden. India’s Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and MSMEs, Nitin Gadkari is to represent India. The theme of the conference is ‘Achieving Global Goals 2030’. The Global Conference is co-sponsored by the World ..

Concession Agreement signed for Z-Morh tunnel

In the presence of the Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises(MSME), Nitin Gadkari and other senior officers from the Ministry and National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation (NHIDCL), a Concession Agreement was signed on Friday, 17th January 2020 for the completion of the Z-Morh tunnel in the Union ..

Nitin Gadkari calls for Roadmap on Road Safety

The 18th edition of the Meeting of National Road Safety Council along with the 39th edition of the Meeting of Transport Development Council was organized in New Delhi on Thursday, 16th January 2020 during which the Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari emphasized upon the combined efforts of all stakeholders to curb ..

For outstanding performers in NH sectors ‘National Highways Excellence Awards’ presented

The National Highway Excellence Awards was instituted in 2018 for the contributions made by the stakeholder in the National Highway (NH) sector towards erecting world-class infrastructure of roads in the country. The 2019 award was presented by the Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday, 14th January 2020 to outstanding performers ..

Commitment by Union Minister for making Roads Safer in India

With an aim to reduce road accidents, India’s Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways & Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Nitin Gadkari, repeated his Ministry’s commitment which is making roads safer for all and this will be done by engaging stakeholders and larger communities in many awareness activities on road safety which will encourage ..

FAME India Scheme

The Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari in a written reply to Rajya Sabha on Monday, 2nd December 2019, informed about the performance of FAME India Scheme that through demand incentives around 2.8 lakh hybrid and electric vehicles (xEVs) have been supported and about 425 hybrid/electric buses have been sanctioned to various ..