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Jul 28, 2017
2.5% of road fund to be earmarked for national waterwaysThe proposal also seeks to amend the Act accordingly so as to accommodate national waterways.
Feb 29, 2016
Budget 2016: Govt announces setting up of new portsFinance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday announced setting up of new ports at eastern and western coasts and said the thrust of the shipping sector would also be on waterways as well as port-led economic development through project Sagarmala.
Dec 21, 2015
Lok Sabha discusses National Waterways Bill moved for consideration by Nitin GadkariThe Lok Sabha on Monday discussed a bill that provides for declaring certain inland waterways as national waterways.
Mar 25, 2015
Cabinet nod to plan to convert 101 rivers into national waterwaysIn a bid to boost transportation for goods and passengers through waterways, the government on Wednesday gave its nod to plans for enactment of a legislation for converting 101 river stretches across the country into National Waterways.
Feb 28, 2013
Budget 2013: Govt to form regulatory authority for road sectorChidambaram said that there was also the need to explore alternative transportation methods available in the country like the National Waterways.