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Varanasi to get Heritage Walk around Kabir Chaura; 86 sites to be developed under HRIDAY

86 sites to be developed under HRIDAY

Ministry of Urban Development has approved projects worth Rs. 114 crore under Heritage Infrastructure Development and Augmentation Yojana (HRIDAY) for improving infrastructure facilities around core heritage sites in five cities of Varnasi, Amritsar, Dwaraka, Puri and Warangal. What is HRIDAY? HRIDAY is a Central Scheme for which Central Assistance of Rs. 500 crore has been provisioned till March, 2017. Twelve cities have been ...

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Nitin Gadkari launches the new Indian Bridge Management System

Indian Bridge Management System

A major step was taken towards ensuring safety of bridges in the country, when the Minister of Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Shri Nitin Gadkari formally launched the Indian Bridge Management System (IBMS) in New Delhi today. IBMS is being developed to create an inventory of all bridges in the country and rate their structural condition so that timely ...

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Round Table Discussion on Performance of India in Rio Olympics concludes in New Delhi

Round Table Discussion on Performance of India in Rio Olympics

A Round Table Discussion on ‘Performance of India in Rio Olympics and Way Forward’ was held today with a view to holding wide-ranging consultations and inviting views and suggestions for improving India’s performance in future Olympic Games. It was attended by sports persons of eminence who have been conferred with Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award and coaches who have been ...

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Sports sector gets the long awaited infrastructure status

Sports sector gets the long awaited infrastructure status

For addressing the issue of deficit of sports infrastructure in the country, the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports had moved a proposal for inclusion of Sports in the harmonized master list of infrastructure sub-sectors so that the sports sector becomes eligible for obtaining long term financial support from banks and other financial institutions on the same principle as is ...

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