November 19, 2020 1:40 pm
The scope of the order includes the construction of viaducts, one station, major river bridges, maintenance depots, and other auxiliary works.
October 20, 2020 12:53 am
The National High-Speed Rail Corporation (NHSRCL) opened financial bids submitted by three infrastructure development firms.
October 09, 2020 3:33 pm
The NHRSCL said that the construction of high speed rail station over existing railway lines is a challenge due to the presence of multiple utilities like platform sheds, offices, signalling and telecom cables, pipelines, electrical cables, tracks along the railway line.
September 06, 2020 1:38 am
The Indian Express had Saturday published a detailed report about the issues that have affected the bullet train project, leading to a possible delay of five years.
July 23, 2020 3:58 am
In the last week of June, the Palghar district administration finalised a draft rehabilitation and resettlement scheme for 2,177 families that would be affected by the project that, when implemented, will pass through the district.
July 17, 2020 10:39 pm
The high speed rail network is estimated to cost Rs 1.1 lakh crore including the purchase of 24 train sets, interest during construction and import duties.
July 02, 2020 1:56 pm
The Rs 1.1 lakh crore project, the Centre's flagship collaboration with Japan that Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray had described as a “white elephant”, was announced jointly by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe in Tokyo in 2017.
July 01, 2020 1:02 am
India is in discussions with Japan to explore if the highly technical work of laying the track of the bullet train can be done by an indigenous engineering firm.
April 24, 2020 4:08 pm
The Wayanad MP further said instead of "hurting" the middle-class employees and pensioners, the government should shelve bullet train and Central Vista redevelopment projects to save money for the coronavirus fight.
February 05, 2020 12:38 pm
An affected farmer said "Around 2.5 bigah of my agriculture land falls in the bullet train project. We opposed the officials who came to measure our land and later got to know that they had done the survey".