Category Articles: Road Journey

Locals seek monthly pass system at Kamrej Toll Plaza

March 01, 2021
Locals seek monthly pass system at Kamrej Toll Plaza

Surat: Thousands of people who pass through Kamrej toll plaza for daily job/business at Kim, Pipodra etc paces from Surat need to pay Rs. 20 toll every time. The locals demand monthly pass system for this particular toll plaza. On Sunday, large number of people gathered at toll plaza and blocked the road. They argued that while Bhatiya toll plaza, Rs. 265 monthly pass is sufficient for unlimited movement, Kamrej toll plaza has provision of payment of Rs. 20 toll tax for every movement. Those inv...Read More

How to Reach Statue of Unity at Kevadia from Ahmedabad ? : Distance, Duration, Flights, Buses, Trains, Everything you need to know

February 22, 2021
How to Reach Statue of Unity at Kevadia from Ahmedabad ? : Distance, Duration, Flights, Buses, Trains, Everything you need to know

Ahmedabad: The Statue of Unity is the tallest statue in the world located at Kevadiya in Central Gujarat. It is one of the fastest emerging tourist destinations with other attractions such as a Jungle Safari - Zoological park, rafting, bicycle riding, glow garden, Sardar Sarovar Narmada dam etc that have been already added and even more attractions are being added. Though Vadodara is the nearest airport and it is also located on Delhi - Mumbai main railway line, Ahmedabad, the commercial capi...Read More

NHAI contractor creates World Record for maximum amount of road-paving concrete laid in 24 hours

February 03, 2021
NHAI contractor creates World Record for maximum amount of road-paving concrete laid in 24 hours

Vadodara: An NHAI contractor has created a World Record for the laying of Pavement Quality Concrete (PQC) for a four-lane highway of 2,580 meters length within 24 hours. Starting at 8 am on 1st February, 2021, they finished the job, totalling 2,580 meters X 4 lanes i.e. approximately 10.32 lane kilometres by 8 am next morning. With a width of 18.75 meters, as much an area as 48,711 square meters of concrete was laid for the expressway in 24 hours.The highest quantity of concrete laid in 24 hours...Read More

Amritsar – Jamnagar expressway works to commence in FY 2021-22: Govt

February 01, 2021
Amritsar – Jamnagar expressway works to commence in FY 2021-22: Govt

New Delhi: In a note released by Ministry of Finance, Government of India, it is announced today that construction of Amritsar - Jamnagar highway will commence in financial year 2021-22. Same note also mentions that remaining 260 km of Delhi - Mumbai Expressway will be awarded before 31st of March this year. This express way will pass through several states including Gujarat. Amritsar Jamnagar Expressway NH 754K will be a six-lane expressway in length of 1,316 kilometres through Punjab, Har...Read More

Vadodara – Ankleshwar Express Way by November 2021

January 25, 2021
Vadodara – Ankleshwar Express Way  by November 2021

Gandhinagar: Vadodara - Ankleshwar Express way, part of upcoming new Delhi - Mumbai Express way will open for traffic by November 2021, said a video tweeted by union Road and Transport minister Nitin Gadkari. Opening of the entire stretch of Delhi - Mumbai Express way is scheduled in January 2023, the video communicated. Vadodara - Ankleshwar Express way, part of upcoming new Delhi - Mumbai Express way, to open for traffic by November 2021, well ahead of the opening of entire stretch of Delh...Read More

CM dedicates railway under-bridge in Rajkot, Dy CM opens railway over bridge in Ahmedabad

January 21, 2021
CM dedicates railway under-bridge in Rajkot, Dy CM opens railway over bridge in Ahmedabad

Rajkot/Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today inaugurated Rs. 25.53 crore Amrapali railway under bridge on Raiya road. He is also going to inaugurate other development projects such as Panchnath hospital, smart city bus stands. The Chief Minister performed ground breaking for split fly over bridge at Ramapir chokdi and Nanamava chokdi, road construction linking city limit to proposed AIIMS campus and more. He announced Rs. 204 crore allocation to Rajkot under Swarnim Jayanti schem...Read More

Number of cars suffer accident due to dense cover of fog on Vadodara Expressway

January 18, 2021

Vadodara: There was a rare incident of chain accidents on Ahmedabad - Vadodara Expressway today morning amid dense fog cover and low visibility. None is seriously injured in this row but the scene of so many cars damaged and standing still occupying a lane on this premium highway was shocking. Read More

Record construction of 534 kilometres of National Highway in one week

January 17, 2021
Record construction of 534 kilometres of National Highway in one week

New Delhi: The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) said it has created a record by constructing 534 km of National Highways (NHs) in the last week commencing 8 January. The Ministry said it has constructed 8,169 km of National Highways (NHs) from April 2020 to 15 January 2021 in the current financial year 2020-21, i.e. with a speed of about 28.16 km per day. During the same period in the last fiscal, 7,573 km roads were constructed, with a speed of 26.11 km per day. The Ministry ...Read More

Flyovers on Sarkhej – Gandhinagar road, new Narmada river bridge to complete by August: Nitin Patel

January 14, 2021

Gandhinagar: Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel today inaugurated a newly constructed flyover at Uvarsad junction and a ten-lane road connecting Tri Mandir in Adalaj to Hanuman mandir, which he described as Gujarat's widest road in his knowledge. Patel in his address said, another flyover at Sargasan junction on road to Gandhinagar will be opened for traffic by the end of the month of February, soon after the model code of conduct is lifted post local elections. He said, another flyover a...Read More

Rajkot to have another Bus station as Madhapar Chokdi

January 13, 2021
Rajkot to have another Bus station as Madhapar Chokdi

Gandhinagar: A decision to allocate 6800 square meter land at token price of Re. 1 for proposed bus station in Madhapar cross roads was taken by State cabinet today. The location is on 150 ft ring road in Rajkot. A new bus station will especially be useful for those traveling from Jamnagar, Dwarka, Junagadh and Porbandar etc districts to Rajkot. It will also ease burden on existing bus port in the city. Proposed new bus station will have 8 platforms, waiting area, shopping complex, stalls-cantee...Read More