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Bullet Train Project: December deadline for land acquisition missed, says Japan

Japan expressed concern over the slow pace of land acquisition for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, but could not tell if this would delay the scheduled completion of the project by 2022.

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project: Land acquisition sluggish, may take 7 more months

While the slowing of land acquisition process could be attributed to farmers’ opposition to it — petitions are pending in the Gujarat High Court against the acquisition of land for the project.

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Bullet train: Maharashtra govt rejects civic body stand against project

While the VVCMC received correspondence regarding the same, farmers met a Japanese delegation on Thursday and told the delegates that they will not give up their land for the high-speed train corridor.

Bullet train project: ‘JICA team shocked to find govt didn’t follow land acquisition norms’

Farmer leaders, environmentalists meet 3-member team

Bullet train project: Palghar farmers move HC, contest state govt’s power to acquire land

The farmers have stated in their petition that they moved the High Court after they learnt that their land is proposed to be acquired by the state government for the bullet train project.

Bought bullet train tickets worth Rs 15,000 for two-hour journey in Japan: Gujarat Deputy CM

"We travelled by the bullet train --- the kind of one which is being built between Ahmedabad and Mumbai --- for about 700 kilometers which took us just two hours and the ticket cost was Rs 15000. There nothing is free and nothing is cheap," said Nitin Patel.

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In a first, Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train to have automatic rail track fracture detection system

The bullet trains will be laced with advanced fire detection system and anti-derailment measures while protecting the structures from earthquake-related incidents.

Bullet train project: Kheda farmers threaten to uproot land pillars if not paid adequate compensation

The farmers have said that their village falls under the Ahmedabad Urban Development Authority (AUDA) as it borders Ahmedabad district, but they have refused to accept the current compensation, which is two times the jantri for urban areas.

Centre made party to bullet train land acquisition case in Gujarat High Court

A division bench of Chief Justice R Subhash Reddy and Justice V M Pancholi made the Union Rural Development Ministry a respondent, as demanded by the lawyer of the National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited.

Bullet train project: Fifth petition in Gujarat High Court against land acquisition

The petition has been moved by a Surat-based farmer, whose land is supposed to be acquired for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project.

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