Tag: Rohtang Tunnel

Rohtang Tunnel expected to open by September

Sissu: Much awaited Rohtang Tunnel, which will connect Lahaul-Spiti district with the rest of the Himachal throughout the year, will be open...

Himachal CM launches ‘Ek Buta Beti Ke Naam’ at Prini

Prini/Kullu: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister formally launched ‘Ek Buta Beti Ke Naam’, from the premises of Atal Bihari Vajpayee's house at Prini....

PM Modi Launches Atal Bhujal Yojana

Strategic Tunnel under Rohtang Pass named after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee New Delhi: On the Birth anniversary...

Union Cabinet nod to rename Rohtang Tunnel after former Prime Minister...

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has decided to honour the contribution of former Prime Minister Atal...

Himachal CM urges Rajnath Singh to expedite work on Rohtang Tunnel

New Delhi: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur called on Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at...

Election Commission to use Rohtang Tunnel for transporting election material

Shimla: The Election Commission has requested Border Road Organisation (BRO) to initiate the process for allowing short term usage of the 8.8 kilometres Rohtang...

Rohtang Tunnel to complete by November 2019

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur reviewed the construction work of strategic important Rohtang Tunnel work with the senior officers of the Border...

Manali-Leh highway to get 4 more tunnels for all-weather road connectivity

After Pakistan’s incursion in Kargil in 1999, the Defense Ministry of India realized the need to maintain all-weather road connectivity to the region. Moreover,...

Rohtang Tunnel, world’s longest engineering marvel at 3000 mt in Himalayas,...

The Border Road Organization, a wing of Indian Defense Services, has assured that wait for the completion of Rs. 4000 crore Rohtang Tunnel, which...

Monsoon rain causes road, bridge, school collapse in Himachal

A supply bridge for the under construction ‘Rohtang Tunnel’ project collapsed due to strong currents in the Chandra river while a truck was crossing...

Rohtang tunnel to complete by 2019: Parrikar assures

Strategic important Rohtang tunnel, which is already behind the schedule, today raised in the parliament. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar in a written reply to...

Excessive vehicular activities posing environmental threat to Rohtang

With an increasing traffic at Rohtang Valley, environmentalists fear an adverse impact on the fragile mountain ecology. To evaluate change in environmental quality at...