Tag: Himachal road

Monsoon causes losses of Rs. 1217.29 crores in Himachal

33 cloud bursts and 391 landslides took place in the State. As many as 264 persons lost their lives including 199 deaths due to...

Govt releases 42-cr released for relief and restoration

Shimla: Heavy rainfall has wreaked havoc in Himachal Pradesh. Landslides have interrupted vehicular traffic in most of the roads. Even state capital Shimla is...

Union Govt sanctions 516-cr for 318 roads under PMGSY

The Government of India had sanctioned 318 road works costing Rs. 516 crore till June, 2014 under Rural Road Project-II of Pradhan Mantri Gram...

Himachal allocates Rs 2,384-cr for PWD

Himachal Pradesh has proposed a budget outlay of Rs 2,384 Crore for the Public Works Department during 2014-15. Presenting his 17th budget, spread over his...

Rural Areas in State to have better road connectivity: GS Bali

Transport Minister G.S. Bali said that the rural areas in Himachal Pradesh will have proper road connectivity. He said that he has forwarded a...

Repair and Restoration works of roads on war footing: PWD Minister

Public Works Minister Thakur Gulab Singh said that an estimated loss worth Rs. 184.60 crore was incurred due to damages to National Highways, State...

World Bank approves Rs 600-cr to upgrade Shimla-Hamirpur Highway

To improve Shimla-Hamirpur National Highway No. 88, the World Bank has sanctioned Rs 600-crore. Under this, the NHAI will widen and improve the 147-km...

Construction of Bangana-Dhaneta and Bhubujot tunnels to be taken in hand...

Public Works Minister Thakur Gulab Singh in a meeting with the senior officers of the Public Works Department said that detailed report regarding construction...

NABARD sanctions Rs. 88.96 crore for Rural Infrastructure projects

Public Works Minister Gulab Singh Thakur said that NABARD has sanctioned Rs 88.96 crore as loan from its Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) for...

Department claims 312 crore spent under State Road Project, but condition...

Public Works Minister Thakur Gulab Singh boosted about the Himachal roads and claimed that works worth Rs 312 crore had been completed under the...

Concrete Roads to be constructed in Mushy Areas

Public Works Minister Thakur Gulab Singh said that government has started a number of pilot projects in the State to construct concrete roads in...

Rohru Kotkhai Chopal growers finding problem in marketing their apples, roads...

Apple season is on its peak, still all major and minor roads are in bad condition. The condition of Theog-Rohru road is deteriorating by...