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Family of engineer murdered by Naxals 15 years ago wants justice, not revenge: 'They must be punished severely'

August 15, 2021 9:58 am

Ganesan was killed because he had refused to accept the Naxal's demand to stop work on a bridge across Bandia river near Etapalli town.

Jharkhand raises issues of labourers with BRO

July 19, 2021 4:03 am

Despite the agreement between the state government and BRO on employing labour from the state, several workers have returned from Ladakh, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh, alleging discrimination and wage-cut among others.

Labourers working in defence projects 'exploited', Soren to take up issue with Rajnath

June 20, 2021 10:03 pm

The chief minister demanded 'martyr' status for the labourers who die laying infrastructure for the armed forces in inhospitable terrains.

India 'priest' of world peace, but capable of replying to aggression: Rajnath Singh

June 17, 2021 6:04 pm

Rajnath Singh's statement comes in the backdrop of China continuing to hold on to positions in Hot Springs and Gogra Post on the border.

Delhi High Court directs Centre to pay the family of missing BRO engineer

April 18, 2021 6:07 am

On June 22 last year, Ali, a native of Balrampur district in UP, had gone missing after the vehicle in which he was travelling with a driver fell into the Drass river from the Zozila-Kargil-Leh road.

Unfinished room, wedding cards await missing BRO engineer

March 03, 2021 12:30 pm

On June 22 last year, Subhan Ali, an IES officer with the BRO, went missing after the vehicle in which he was travelling with a driver fell into the Drass river from the Zozila-Kargil-Leh road. His family in Uttar Pradesh’s Balrampur is still waiting to know what happened to him.

Rohtang: BRO puts finishing touches to Atal Tunnel ahead of inauguration

August 27, 2020 1:33 pm

Originally designed as a 8.8-km long tunnel and named after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in a tribute to him on his 95th birth anniversary, fresh GPS readings taken by the BRO after the work on it was completed showed that it was 9 km in length.

Indian enclave along Pak border gets first permanent link to country since 1947

April 21, 2020 6:16 pm

The 484-metre road bridge connecting Kassowal enclave with the rest of India was built by the Border Roads Organisation.

Braving COVID-19 odds, BRO builds bridge in strategic Arunachal district

April 20, 2020 7:59 pm

Daporijo bridge on Subansiri river was inaugurated on Monday by Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu through video conferencing.

COVID-19 notwithstanding, Border Roads Organisation works on throwing passes open before schedule

April 04, 2020 12:53 pm

BRO officials say that its personnel are taking all precautions which have been mandated by the Government of India as well as the Ministry of Defence for protection from COVID-19.


Cold wave disrupts life in North India

February 15, 2016 5:03 am

Shimla/ Uttarakhand, Feb 15 (ANI): People in Shimla and upper reaches of Uttarakhand on Monday struggled to carry out their daily activities after temperatures plummeted due to a fresh spell of snowfall in the region. People lit bonfires and wore layers of clothes to keep themselves warm. The minimum temperature recorded in Shimla, which has been receiving snowfall since Saturday, was 3° Celsius and would further dip at night. Shimla is experiencing severe cold conditions throughout the day and night. It has become very difficult to work. We have to keep sitting next to bonfires to keep ourselves warm.In Uttarakhand, Border Roads Organisation (BRO) personnel were seen clearing the snow from the roads using bulldozers in Gangotri region.