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Nov 23, 2017
After Doka La standoff, Indian Army steps up efforts to improve road infrastructure along China borderIn the backdrop of the 73-day-long Doka La standoff, the army has decided to significantly ramp up road infrastructure along the China-India border and tasked its Corps of Engineers to vigorously work on it to ensure swift movement of troops whenever necessary.
Nov 13, 2017
As China asserts itself, India must give its urgent attention to addressing gaps in border infrastructureThe focus on border infrastructure unfortunately comes up only during situations like the Doka La plateau confrontation. China, meanwhile, is rapidly asserting itself.
Nov 03, 2017
World's highest motorable road built in Ladakh at 19,300 feet, surpasses Khardangu LaIn a major feat, the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has constructed the world's highest motorable road in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir
Nov 01, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman asks Indian Army to build Elphinstone Road FOB: Not first time armed forces roped in for civil workNirmala Sitharaman asks Indian Army to build FOB at Elphinstone Road: This isn't the first time armed forces were roped in for civil work
Oct 11, 2017
Digging work at Himachal Pradesh's Rohtang Tunnel to conclude today; project likely to be completed by 2019Digging work of the strategic 8.8-km all-weather Rohtang Tunnel in Himachal Pradesh, which is already running three years behind schedule, will be complete on Wednesday
Sep 30, 2017
Pratham-Shyok bridge inaugurated in Leh; strategic Darbuk-Shyok-Daulat Beg Olde axis to be connected for military transportDefence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday inaugurated the Pratham-Shyok bridge that will link Leh to Karakoram, providing connectivity on the strategically important Darbuk Shyok-Daulat Beg Olde axis for military transport.
Sep 04, 2017
After Doka La issue, Kiren Rijiju, Bipin Rawat review infrastructure projects along China borderUnion ministers Kiren Rijiju, General (retd) VK Singh and Army chief General Bipin Rawat and senior officials reviewed the ongoing projects along the Sino-Indian border
Aug 25, 2017
Doka La rift: China's 'slap' jibe on India over road construction in Ladakh could make Modi's BRICS visit untenableChina on Thursday said India has "slapped its own face" by deciding to build a road near Pangong Lake in Ladakh and it would only worsen the Doka La dispute.
Aug 21, 2017
Amid Doka La standoff, Centre delegates greater powers to BRO for road construction along China borderTo prevent delays in construction of strategic roads along China border, the defence ministry has delegated more powers to BRO for speedy completion of projects
Aug 20, 2017
Defence ministry delegates administrative powers to BRO to avoid delays in road projectsThe defence ministry on Sunday announced it has delegated administrative and financial powers to the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) to avoid delays in projects of road construction in the border areas.