Construction to spread across eight states with a cumulative length of 982 km.
The opposition parties in Maharashtra and the Shiv Sena too had raised the issue of MbPT scaling down operations causing losses to the state even as Gujarat’s Kandla port raked in additional business.
A soft launch of Mumbai’s ‘Ballard Estate Festival’ will be held on January 23 followed by an inauguration by Union minister Nitin Gadkari the following day when it will be officially opened for the public.
The three ports will come up in Wadhwan (Maharashtra), Sagar (West Bengal) and Colachel (Tamil Nadu).
The man began his protest in 2012 when the BJP came to power in Goa. The bridges were needed to give respite from long distance travel to thousands of locals including students.
Gadkari dismissed the allegations as “completely false” and said the ministry followed a transparent e-tender system. He also denied that his son was a director in IRB Infrastructure Developers.
Nitin Gadkari rubbished the charges of corruption and said Singh’s allegations were “completely false” as the
Ministry followed a transparent e-tender system.
The BJP said Gadkari will call on Mehbooba Mufti at the late chief minister’s ‘Fairview’ residence on Gupkar Road on Sunday.
Gadkari was addressing a reception hosted for Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on his 60th birthday, which was attended by more than 30,000 people.
This is in line with the Prime Minister’s ‘Make in India’ drive, he said, adding that such vehicles will be commercialised and the patents have been registered.
Sources said Gadkari was stuck in a traffic jam on the Mahipalpur-Gurgaon Expressway on Monday.
He was responding to a question on the alleged political link of suspected ISI agents, who were arrested in Kolkata on Sunday.
Nitin Gadkari also said that the profit would be invested for creating assets to spur up growth.
Advani, Joshi, senior leaders Shanta Kumar and Yashwant Sinha had attacked Modi and Shah in the wake of Bihar debacle.
Nitin Gadkari admitted that the grand alliance of JD(U), RJD and Congress has strengthened itself in Bihar.