Stay up-to-date with the latest news on Himachal Pradesh’s current affairs. Read about the breakthrough in tunnel construction on the Bhanupalli-Barrie rail line, the launch of an online contribution portal for Sukh-Ashray Kosh, and the approval of three heliports by the Ministry of Defense. Get all the details here!
Breakthrough in Tunnel Construction on Bhanupalli-Barrie Rail Line
- Both ends of tunnel number nine of the Bhanupalli-Barrie broad gauge railway line met
- Breakthrough ceremony held, tunnel formally inaugurated by Chief Project Manager of Max Infra Company
- Tunnel is curved, making it a challenging task to prepare
- Total length of the tunnel is 267 meters
- Construction work took about ten months, and the project includes a total of ten tunnels
Online Contribution to Sukh-Ashray Kosh Now Possible
- Chief Minister Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu launched online portal for Chief Minister Sukh-Ashray Kosh
- Contributions to the Sukh-Ashray Kosh can now be made online at https://sukhashray-hp.nic.in
- Online payment receipt can be downloaded through the portal
- List of contributors and the total amount received through offline and online mediums will be available on the portal
- Information on the distribution of funds will also be available on the portal
Approval of Heliports in Himachal Pradesh by Ministry of Defense
- Ministry of Defense approves construction of three heliports in Himachal Pradesh
- Sanjauli, Rampur, and Baddi heliports approved
- State government requested regular flights at these heliports, which was approved
- Approval expected to boost connectivity and transportation in the state, particularly in areas difficult to reach by road
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What is the latest update on the Bhanupalli-Barrie rail line project in Himachal Pradesh?
Both ends of tunnel number nine have been joined together in a breakthrough ceremony, marking an important milestone in the project.
Can contributions to Sukh-Ashray Kosh be made online?
Yes, Chief Minister Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu launched an online portal for the Sukh-Ashray Kosh, allowing contributors to make online payments and download receipts through the portal.
What is the latest development in terms of transportation and connectivity in Himachal Pradesh?
The Ministry of Defense has approved the construction of three heliports in the state, including in Sanjauli, Rampur, and Baddi, which is expected to boost transportation and connectivity, particularly in areas that are difficult to reach by road.
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