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India’s first TOT project awarded

The country’s first contract under Toll Operate Transfer (TOT) model was awarded in March 2018. Ashoka Buildcon as an O&M partner, along with Macquarie...
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PM lays foundation stone for long-awaited Navi Mumbai International Airport

The long-awaited addition of Navi Mumbai International Airport to ease the burden of air traffic of Mumbai Airport finally became a reality with Prime...
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Bharat Net to digitally connect Rural India

Bharat Net is an ambitious initiative by the NDA government to fully connect all Gram Panchayats in the country through optical fibre cable (OFC)...

Smart Cities Mission: 99 cities announced so far

Three mega urban schemes, the biggest of its kind, Smart Cities Mission, Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) and Housing for All...
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PM inaugurates first section of Delhi Metro Magenta Line

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Kalkaji Mandir-Botanical Garden stretch of Delhi Metro Phase-III on 25 December 2017. The Metro network with a total length...
Nuclear Power Station Operated By EON SE Germany's Largest Utility

First-of-its-kind, 10 nuclear projects passed in one go

In a move to ramp up the nuclear power production in the country, the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the...
India’s longest river bridge opens in Assam

India’s longest river bridge opens in Assam

On 26 May, 2017, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Dhola-Sadia Bridge, the country's longest river bridge built over river Lohit, a tributary of...
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Sardar Sarovar Dam, harnessing untapped waters of Narmada

Sardar Sarovar Dam, a project for harnessing the Narmada river for irrigation and power generation, was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 17...
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PM may gift India’s first bullet train on 75th Independence year

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe on 14 September, 2017 laid the foundation stone for India’s first high-speed rail...