Over Bridge

  • Centre brings ministries together to speed up infrastructure projects August 13, 2014

    New Delhi: In an attempt to make the process for construction of railways over bridges simpler and to fast-track highway projects, the Narendra Modi government has taken a new step by bringing together Railways and Surface Transport Ministries. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed that key infrastructure ministries must meet once...
  • Police recover 2 dead bodies lying beneath a railway over-bridge August 8, 2014

    Two bodies and a seriously injured person were found lying beneath a railway over-bridge in Nawada district of Bihar on Friday. Both the deceased were yet to be identified. While the head of one of them them was badly crushed, the body of another did not bear marks of external injuries,...
  • UP government to construct an overbridge near Mayawati's residence February 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to construct an overbridge near the residence of former chief minister Mayawati's Mall Avenue locality in Lucknow which was allotted to her in the capacity of former chief minister residence. The overbridge will also pass in front of the Bahujan Samaj Party...
  • Safety low priority for railways: CAG May 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The Comptroller and Auditor General has observed safety related works are being accorded low priority by Railways. Though sufficient funds were available, large number of road over-bridge (ROB) and road under-bridge (RUB) works were pending as on March 2011 and the actual budget allocations reflected low priority due to...
  • MMRDA to link monorail, suburban railway stations March 30, 2012

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority has decided to construct foot over bridges (FOB) to connect monorail stations with the suburban railway stations. "The FOB will help commuters, travelling towards Wadala and further, reach for monorail without being hassled by the vehicular traffic on roads," MMRDA Joint Project Director (PR)...
  • Best firms cut corners in CWG: Dikshit December 16, 2010

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Thursday said that some of the "best" firms involved in Commonwealth Games projects had cut corners with quality despite having taken "so much money". "I can tell you that I have been through the Commonwealth Games recently and I find the best...