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Bullet train project: Bombay HC directs state to address it on compensation issue

Additional Solicitor General Anil Singh for NHSRCL told court that they are ready to pay compensation money to Godrej provided that the state government agrees to it and subject to Godrej’s affidavit that they will return the money with interest if the state government wins the litigation.

Bullet train concept not possible in India: TMC

Participating in the debate in Lok Sabha on demand of grants for Railways, TMC member Sudip Bandyopadhyay said these can be called as high-speed trains and not bullet trains.


Bullet train project: Ministry gives final nod to remove 1.5 lakh mangroves spread over 19 hectares in Maharashtra

The NHSRCL had moved the High Court last month, after the MCZMA told the corporation that it could not grant permission to remove 19 hectares of mangroves, owing to an HC direction not allowing to do so.

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.

Bullet Train Project: 5 more farmers ready to give their land, says Surat Dy Collector

Surat District Collector Dr Dhaval Patel said, “We have completed land measurement in around 16 villages, and today (Saturday) land measurement in two more villages, Mohini and Timberva, was done.”

Bullet train project: 27 Surat farmers give away lands, get over Rs 23 cr compensation

These farmers were called at a programme at Vaktana village in the afternoon where the amount was transferred to their respective bank accounts.


Nothing legally wrong in authorising Gujarat to acquire land for bullet train project: Railways

The Ministry of Railways told the HC that on Oct 8, President of India issued a notification “entrusting the functions of the Central Government as appropriate Government under the said land acquisition act may be performed by the Government of Gujarat”.

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project: Thane civic body issues ‘stop work’ notices to four buildings

However, the builders who have received these notices have already started construction. One of these four properties is already occupied by at least 100 flat buyers.

Land acquisition for Bullet train project: Progress in Palghar, officials hope to meet December deadline

Of the 28 villages in Palghar taluk, joint measurement survey has been conducted in 11 and is set to be conducted in five others in the next few days

RJD, Congress MPs attend talk against bullet train project

An NGO named 'National Alliance for People's Movement (NAPM)' had organised the discussion attended by protesters from Gujarat and Maharashtra's Palghar and Dahanu.