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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.

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.

Alternate land suggested by Godrej is suitable: bullet train agency to Bombay High Court

Godrej and Boyce Manufacturing Company Limited had contested the acquisition of its prime 39,547 sqm property in Vikhroli for the Rs 1.08 lakh crore Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train project in May.

Bullet train to start in 2022: A look at its progress, hurdles

The National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) says that so far it has not missed milestones set in its timeline for the Rs 1.08-lakh-crore project, being built with an 80% loan from Japan.

First bullet train tender goes out, for a bridge

The government wants to roll out the country’s first bullet train by August 2022, advancing it by a year, as the official deadline was 2023.