80% local content in Delhi-Meerut RRTS
Bombardier Transportation, which won the rolling stock contract for the Delhi-Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS), will start delivering the coaches from April 2022 onwards.
Bombardier to make entire rolling stock for Delhi-Meerut RRTS in India, says NCRTC Head
“The contract had a provision for 75% local manufactu...
ADB approves $1 billion loan for construction of Delhi-Meerut RRTS
Financing for the project will be implemented in four tranches between August 2020 and May 2025. The Government of India will provide $1.89 billion and co-financiers are expected to provide $1 billion of the total project cost of $3.94 billion, the multilateral development bank said in a statement on Tuesday.
ADB, government ink $500 mn loan pact for Delhi-Meerut Regional Rapid Transit corridor
The signatories to the loan agreement for the Delhi-Meerut RRTS Investment Project were Sameer Kumar Khare, additional secretary (Fund Bank and ADB) of Department of Economic Affairs, and Kenichi Yokoyama, country director of ADB's India Resident Mission.
Monkeys run away with Corona test samples in Meerut, UP
Bizarre incident in Meerut: Monkeys run away with Corona test samples, locals fear the spread of infection.Monkeys run away with Corona test...
After the Purvanchal, Bundelkhand & Gorakhpur, Yogi government ready for Ganga Expressway
Adityanath had announced construction of the Ganga Expressway, that will connect Meerut with Prayagraj, during the Kumbh Mela 2019. The project has been pending for the last 15 years. The Uttar Pradesh Expressway Industrial Development Authority (UPEIDA) plans to construct the expressway in 12 packages.
Meerut Police Cyber Cell finds around 13,000 phones active with same IMEI number
Meerut Police Cyber Cell has found more than 13,000 mobiles phones active with the same IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) numbe...
Meerut factory manufacturing PPE kits in full swing for AIIMS Delhi
Hans Engineering Works in Meerut has paced up manufacturing of PPE kits. AIIMS Delhi has placed order of 1.5 lakh kits. Factory is expected ...
Asian Development Bank approves USD 1 billion package for rapid transit system in India
The transit system project aims to help decongest the city and improve regional connectivity by establishing transit options through densely populated sections of the NCR connecting Delhi to Meerut in Uttar Pradesh. Delhi accounts for 37 per cent of the population of the national capital region (NCR).
Complete list of declared 'hotspots' in Meerut and Gautam Buddh Nagar
In addition to the creation of these containment zones, the govt said it will make wearing face covers mandatory for those moving out of their homes.
Scrap Chinese firm's contract for Metro project: Maharashtra minister
"After the talk of Atmanirbhar Bharat (self-reliant India), the contract has been awarded to a Chinese company. Who gave the contract? Under whose jurisdiction the Railways comes? Is it not the Centre?" Maharashtra NCP minister Jitendra Awhad asked in a tweet on Wednesday, while demanding that the contract be scrapped.
Five members of a family test positive for COVID-19 in Meerut
"First a man was tested positive for coronavirus. Later, his wife and his three brothers-in-law were also found to be positive. They have been put into quarantine facility," the official said while speaking to ANI.
Chinese bids in infra projects may face stricter scrutiny
Border hostilities could invite tighter scrutiny of bids by Chinese companies for key infrastructure projects.
Gandhis not allowed to enter Meerut
The two had requested that they, along with another Congress leader, be allowed to meet the families, but were denied entry, Congress sources in Delhi said.