Tag: Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission

Low-floor buses to start plying in Patna, Gaya from August

Low-floor buses to start plying in Patna, Gaya from August

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: State urban development and housing department (UDHD) minister Samrat Choudhary said here on Wednesday more than 200 semi-low floor buses have already been delivered to the state under centrally sponsored Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM).The minister told TOI the process of selecting operators through tenders was on and the bus service would […]

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Rs 426cr water supply project fails to take off

Rs 426cr water supply project fails to take off

| July 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The Rs 426.29-crore Patna water supply project, which was to be completed by March 28, 2014, has been delayed due to lapses by the selected contractor, Gammons India, urban development minister Samrat Chaudhury informed Bihar assembly on Thursday. He said the contract with Gammons India would be terminated and the company blacklisted. Not even […]

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Land issue hampers water supply scheme

Land issue hampers water supply scheme

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Drinking water scarcity is a major problem which Patnaites face on a daily basis. In 2012, the urban development and housing department (UDHD) had launched the Patna Water Supply Project to tide over the situation. However, even after crossing its deadline of completion around two months back, the project has made a progress of […]

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Patna Municipal Corporation board clears major schemes

Patna Municipal Corporation board clears major schemes

| February 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The 15th PMC ward councillors’ board meeting here on Saturday gave its go-ahead to schemes for revamping the state capital’s sewerage system and introduction of door-to-door garbage collection. A Melbourne-based company, Meinhardt, had recently submitted detailed project report (DPR) of a master plan worth Rs 2,580 crore for revamping the city’s 75-year-old sewerage system. […]

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