Nitin Gadkari was speaking in the aftermath of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharman's announcements for small businesses.
Expect a financial package from govt in 2-3 days, situation 'very bad', says Nitin Gadkari to industry
Nitin Gadkari said the government stands with the industry but it also needs to understand the government''s limitations.
Dedicated freight corridor to bring down charges by 50%, likely to be operational by next year; DFCCIL to run 120 trains daily
The corporation is in talks with the Ministry of Railways that some part of lower freight charges should be passed on to the customers, he said.
Despite poll promises, transport policy and investment remains resolutely oriented towards road building and private vehicles, particularly in Bengaluru, as evidenced by the controversial elevated corridor project championed by the Chief Minister
The centre will go paperless with the registration of the vehicles from 1 October 2019
Now you can carry your vehicle documents on mobile as govt okays digital copies; show through DigiLocker, mParivahan app
So, from now on, motorists may not be required to carry these documents in hard copy format no
Commerce ministry to soon seek Cabinet nod for national logistics policy for seamless movement of goods across country
The proposed policy will also focus on increasing the warehousing capacity, and identify gaps that could be bridged to bring down the cost of logistics for traders.
Union minister Nitin Gadkari to launch development projects worth Rs 3,685.35 cr in Visakhapatnam tomorrow
Union minister Nitin Gadkari will launch various development projects under the Sagarmala and Bharatmala projects worth Rs 3,685.35 crore in Visakhapatnam on Friday.
Nikhil Gadkari announces 280 national highway projects; to be completed before 2019 Lok Sabha elections
In addition, there are about 100 projects that are going to be completed by December 2018, he added. The minister said the construction target of NHAI for 2018-19 has also been revised upwards from 5,058 km to 6,000 km.
Economic Survey says India needs $ 4.5 trn to build infrastructure by 2040; can garner $3.9 trn funds itself
Economic Survey attributes collapse of Public Private Partnership as reason for massive underinvestment in the infrastructure sector
Budget and Beyond: In next decade, road infrastructure in India will be completely transformed, says Nitin Gadkari
Nitin Gadkari says he needs more money because a lot of land needs to be acquired for ambitious Rs 7.5-lakh crore Sagarmala project
Instead of checkposts, state government inspectors now have mobile vans for inspections of inter-state goods movement, which traders and truckers say has increased bribe payments etc manifold.
Delhi smog: Nitin Gadkari asks officials to take stringent steps to check pollution in road projects
Concerned over hazardous smog engulfing Delhi, Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday directed officials of all highway projects to take stringent steps to check pollution.
Truckers should understand that the GST regime, despite its flaws and pitfalls, is the future. They have to upgrade themselves to comply with its various provisions
Over 100 bridges in different parts of the country are on the verge of collapse and need immediate attention, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday.
The proposal also seeks to amend the Act accordingly so as to accommodate national waterways.
The government will focus on training drivers as adequate driving skills can provide employment to about 50 lakh people.
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday revealed how the BJP turned its defeat into victory in Goa by working throughout the night to garner the required numbers for forming the government and agreeing to make the then Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar the chief minister.
The electronic toll (e-toll) collection system introduced in the country will help save Rs 88,000 crore and cut waiting time at toll plazas significantly, Gadkari said quoting a Transport Corporation of India-IIM Kolkata study.
Steps taken by the government also include streamlining the process of grant of environment clearances by the Ministry of Environment and Forests, facilitating exit to equity investors to unlock growth capital for utilisation in future projects.