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NBCC to construct bunkers along Indo-Pak border in J&K for over Rs 400 crore

State-owned construction firm NBCC Wednesday said it has received sanction for the construction of 14,460 bunkers in villages along the Indo-Pak border in Jammu and Kashmir amounting to Rs 415.73 crore.

NBCC to construct bunkers along Indo-Pak border
An army bunker. NBCC has received sanction for the construction of 14,460 bunkers along the Indo-Pak border in J&K. (Express Photo/Shuaib Masoodi/File) 

State-owned construction firm NBCC Wednesday said it has received sanction for the construction of 14,460 bunkers in villages along the Indo-Pak border in Jammu and Kashmir amounting to Rs 415.73 crore.

“NBCC has received sanction from Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India, for the Construction of 14,460 bunkers in villages along the Indo-Pak Border in the state of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) amounting Rs 415.73 crore (approx),” the company said in a BSE filing.

NBCC said it is already executing border fencing work on Indo-Pak & Indo-Bangla borders for the MHA.

Shares of NBCC were trading at Rs 208.85 apiece, down 0.85 per cent, on BSE.