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MoRTH approves quadricycle as new vehicle category

by Autocar Pro News Desk Jun 06, 2018

The category gets its own set of rules and regulations for safety and size; Bajaj Qute’s India launch awaits ARAI approval.




Government introduces new IT initiatives for quicker road building process

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk May 17, 2016

Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari yesterday launched ePACE, INFRACON and an updated version of INAMPRO, three IT initiatives of MoRTH, developed in-house by NHIDCL.


Nitin Gadkari urges US entrepreneurs to invest in the India growth story

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Jul 12, 2016

With plans to accelerate the pace of road construction in India from the existing 20 kilometres a day to 41km a day in 2017 , Union minister Nitin Gadkari says,...


1,317 accidents and 413 deaths on Indian roads each day in 2016

National by Autocar Pro News Desk Sep 06, 2017

Latest statistics from MoRTH reveal sorry state of road safety in the country; National Highways account for majority of accidents and fatalities; two-wheelers...


20km of new roads being built every day in India

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Apr 06, 2016

The Manesar-Palwal section is an access controlled, six-lane, divided road which intersects Delhi-Jaipur NH8 near Manesar, Palwal-Sohna-Rewari NH 919,...


DigiLocker aims to phase out physical driving licences in India

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Sep 08, 2016

Driving licenses and vehicle registration documents can now be issued directly to the DigiLockers of individuals in digital formats. These digital copies can be...