Atal Tunnel(Search results - 10)
India14, Oct 2020, 8:20 PM
Army trucks carrying arms, ammo a risk to Atal tunnel?
According to media report, the proposal is among the recommendations made by a five-member committee set up by state director general of police Sanjay Kundu to suggest measures for the tunnel's security.
Video13, Oct 2020, 2:43 PM
Atal Tunnel: Foundation plaque bearing Sonia Gandhi's name goes 'missing'
Major political row erupts over the recently inaugurated Atal Tunnel. The opposition Congress in Himachal Pradesh is up in arms and has warned of a statewide agitation after the foundation stone of the tunnel bearing the name of party chief Sonia Gandhi went missing. The foundation stone for the Atal Tunnel was laid by Sonia Gandhi in June 2010, when the UPA government was in power and she was the chairperson of the then ruling alliance.
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India6, Oct 2020, 8:45 PM
3 accidents in 3 days: Reckless motorists endanger lives in Atal Tunnel
Three accidents were reported in a single day after the tunnel was inaugurated by the Prime Minister on October 3
India4, Oct 2020, 3:39 PM
Malayali link: Meet the man behind world’s longest Atal Tunnel
The Atal Tunnel is a 9.02 km long mountain opening at an altitude of 3000 m above sea level. This is what makes it special. At this height, it is the longest tunnel in the world. Moreover, all the modern security features are included in the route.
India3, Oct 2020, 4:03 PM
Atal Tunnel: Digging through history of the long road to success filled with obstacles
The importance of Lahul-Spiti was understood by the Government of India. The border of Ladakh-Leh is next to Lahul-Spiti. In 2000, Atal Bihari went to Himachal Pradesh and announced the digging of a tunnel under Rohtang. On May 6, 2002, the construction of the tunnel was handed over to the Border Roads Organization. However, in September 2009, the responsibility of constructing the tunnel was handed over to a joint venture. On June 28, 2010, the first tunnel was dug at the South Portal of Rohtang, 30 km from Manali. The tunnel was supposed to be opened in May 2020. However, it was not possible due to lockdown.
India3, Oct 2020, 1:00 PM
Atal Tunnel to aid Army against Chinese aggression along Leh-Ladakh
Atal tunnel plays a significant role in Indo-China strategic positioning. On one side, communication between Lahul-Spiti and Leh-Ladakh will be easier and on the other hand, communication with the army in this area will also be simpler. The Atal Tunnel will give a big push to the army to counter Chinese aggression.
India3, Oct 2020, 12:39 PM
PM Modi: Atal Tunnel will strengthen India’s border infrastructure
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said a dream of not only Atal ji but also of crores of Himachal Pradesh people has come true.
India16, Sep 2020, 10:18 AM
World’s longest highway tunnel connecting Manali with Leh above 10,000 feet ready after 10 years
The 9.2-km Atal Tunnel across the Rohtang Pass was a challenging project and work was undertaken from two ends; the original deadline was less than six years, but it took 10 years for construction to be completed