Tunnel opened to facilitate free-flow of forces into Kashmir: Dukhtaran

Tunnel opened to facilitate free-flow of forces into Kashmir: Dukhtaran

SRINAGAR: Chairperson Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) Syeda Aasiya Andrabi on Tuesday said Narendra Modi cannot “hoodwink” people of Jammu Kashmir by resorting to “deceptive rhetoric”. She was referring to Modi’s speech during the inauguration of the Chenani-Nashri tunnel on Sunday. “The tunnel was inaugurated to facilitate the free-flow of occupational forces to Kashmir and to save resources […]

Ambuja Cement supplied 3.17 lakh tonnes of cement for Chenani-Nashri tunnel

Ambuja Cement supplied 3.17 lakh tonnes of cement for Chenani-Nashri tunnel

NEW DELHI: Ambuja Cement Tuesday  said it has supplied 3.17 lakh tonnes of cement for India’s longest Chenani-Nashri tunnel in Jammu & Kashmir, inaugurated by Prime MinisterNarendra Modi on April 2. “India’s leading cement manufacturer has once again reinforced its strong commitment towards nation building by playing a vital role in the construction of the […]

Kashmir shuts to protest Modi visit

Kashmir shuts to protest Modi visit

Srinagar: A shutdown was observed in Kashmir valley against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the state on Sunday. All shops and business establishment remained closed due to the strike, called by pro-freedom leaders, as a mark of protest against PM Modi’s visit. The Prime Minister travelled to the state to inaugurate Chenani-Nashri Tunnel on […]

Hurriyat to Modi: Either tread the beaten path or act like a statesman

Hurriyat to Modi: Either tread the beaten path or act like a statesman

Srinagar: Asking Narendra Modi, against whose visit it had called for a strike in Kashmir, to “act like a statesman”, Hurriyat Conference (G) said on Sunday that developmental projects like Chenani-Nashri tunnel are no substitute for the aspirations of Kashmiri youth. “Taking into consideration the yearning for freedom and our struggle since last 70 years, […]

Sterling & Wilson ensures Chenani–Nashri Tunnel remains illuminated

Sterling & Wilson ensures Chenani–Nashri Tunnel remains illuminated

SRINAGAR: Sterling & Wilson a leading global EPC player, has ensured that the 9 kilometer Chenani–Nashri Tunnel remains lightened 24×7 with state-of-the-safety features added by thecompany . In a statement issued here it said that the successful completion of the project adds to company repute and repertoire globally. The company that has completed the electrification […]

After much wait, Nashri tunnel to be thrown open for traffic

After much wait, Nashri tunnel to be thrown open for traffic

Srinagar: After much wait, nine-kilometer Chenani-Nashri tunnel would be thrown open for traffic this month. Sources in security establishment confirmed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be travelling to Jammu region to inaugurate the “tunnel of hope”. However, the date for his travel has not been finalised yet, an official said. The tunnel according to […]