Category: Roads/Highways

2 Lakh banned old vehicles still ply in Kolkata, turning air quality toxic 0

2 Lakh banned old vehicles in Kolkata

Kolkata despite the Calcutta High Court banning vehicles over 15 years old in 2008. With almost all these vehicles running on diesel, experts believe they are primarily responsible for the city’s worsening air quality. KOLKATA: More...

India's first highway corridors for e-vehicles expected by March 2020 0

India’s highway corridors for e-vehicles

India’s first highway corridors with charging stations for electric vehicles are expected to come up along the Delhi-Jaipur and Delhi-Agra highways by 2020, an official said. New Delhi: India’s first highway corridors with charging...

NHAI to create green belt along NH-53 0

NHAI to create green belt along NH-53

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will plant around 19,000 saplings to create a green belt along NH-53 in the district. JAIPUR:  The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will plant around 19,000...

Paying by cash? Pay up ‘penalty’ at toll plazas 0

Pay up ‘penalty’ at toll plazas

Decongest toll plazas, where cash payments lead to long queues, the government is planning to penalise cash tolling in metros. NEW DELHI: Pay toll by cash? Get ready to shell out 10-20% extra. In...