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Delhi L-G directs DDA to develop Yamuna riverfront

Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal today directed the DDA to develop the Yamuna riverfront in the national capital and restore the river to its pristine state. Chairing a meeting with the Delhi Development Authority (DDA), he directed all stakeholders and agencies to work in tandem and develop the Yamuna riverfront, an official said.

Delhi: Government plans elevated parallel highway to Indira Gandhi International Airport

The Centre is considering a proposal to construct an elevated parallel highway and a tunnel from Haryana side connecting with the Indira Gandhi International Airport to ease traffic woes, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said today. If materialised, this will be in addition to Dwarka Express Highway, the work on which will start soon, Road Transport and Highways Minister Gadkari, who had a high-level meeting with Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajpathi Raju in this connection, told PTI. "We are examining a proposal to build an elevated parallel road to the airport and traffic from Haryana side can be diverted to it.

Private mobile towers in govt buildings soon

The companies can also put up towers to improve mobile services in Lutyens’ Bungalow Zone area.

New Delhi: In order to improve mobile services and address call drop problems, private companies will reportedly be allowed to install towers in the buildings belonging to the Union government, New Delhi Municipal Council, Postal department and defence establishment.