Gadkari, also the roads and highways minister, said the new policy is aimed at encouraging people to discard their old cars and purchase the new ones which also benefits the government in form of tax revenue.
A cloth got stuck in the rotor blades of Gadkari’s helicopter while landing in Haldia.
Nitin Gadkari, a senior BJP leader, insisted that Raje had done no wrong and said that such issues should not be brought into politics.
Rai said the registration of e-rickshaws was stopped after May this year in the capital. He asked the Union minister to extend the date of e-rickshaws’ registration to December 31.
‘Mumbai-Goa, Old Mumbai-Pune highway to get priority’
Adani Group was the lone bidder for the project, which had no takers in the previous rounds of tendering.
The 4.5-km work, to be executed by Nagarjuna Construction Company, will see one big and two small bridges.
While the future path remains unclear, the BJP leadership does not seem keen on relenting significantly on its Bill , whose passage is being viewed as a test of the Modi government’s reform mettle.
The Union Minister also said that his Ministry will open “Driving Training Centres” in all assembly constituencies across the country, including Bihar.
A bench of Justices Sanjiv Khanna and Ashutosh Kumar allowed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Kejriwal to withdraw the case after his counsel pleaded that he does not want to pursue the matter anymore.
Gadkari said Japan has offered India a soft loan of Rs 2 lakh crore for investing in infrastructure and the finer details will be discussed during his visit to Tokyo soon.
A CAG report presented in the budget session of Parliament had pointed out irregulairities in a loan granted to Purti Group, of which Gadkari was once a board member.
Congress leader Pramod Tiwari, who gave notice under Rule 267 to suspend business in RS over the CAG report, talks to Vijaita Singh.
Gadkari said he is willing to resign as a MP if any charges of corruption against him are proved.
Congress MPs were holding the CAG report trooped into the Well demanding Gadkari’s resignation.