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Attingal Bypass: NHAI is Planning to Construct !

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is planning to construct a 13 kilometre stretch to bypass the congested Attingal town in Thiruvananthapuram district in its revised alignment to develop Cherthala – Kazhakoottam corridor of NH 66. “It will start … Continue reading

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Centre includes Thiruvananthapuram in Restructured Accelerated Power Reforms & Development Programme (R-APDRP)

In a major boost to the city’s power distribution system, the Union power ministry has decided to include Thiruvananthapuram in the Restructured Accelerated Power Reforms & Development Programme (R-APDRP) mooted by the Centre. The Rs 50,000-crore project is part of … Continue reading

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Trivandrum Monorail : NATPAC Gets More Time to Submit the Feasibility Report

The National Transportation Planning and Research Centre (NATPAC) has been given two weeks more to complete the feasibility study on the proposed monorail, a Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS), along the busy Neyattinakara -Technocity corridor of the capital. According to … Continue reading

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Traffic Bottleneck at Attingal & Solutions (?)

In 1974 due to heavy traffic Government that time came with a proposal to construct a bypass via Karichi near Attingal. Since then various Government came with proposals to ease the traffic at Attingal, but nothing really happened. One can imagine the present … Continue reading

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Trivandrum Monorail : Govt Considering SPV

The state government is considering setting up of a special purpose vehicle (SPV) for executing the mono-rail project in Thiruvananthapuram. The government will go ahead with the decision for an SPV after receiving the feasibility report being prepared by the National Transportation Planning and … Continue reading

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“Sandwich” of Friendship

This article is about two friends who did their schooling in Govt. Model School, Thiruvananthapuram and later completed their college studies in Govt. Arts College, Thiruvananthapuram and University College, Thiruvananthapuram. They are M.S Manu of Attingal and Rathish Sukumaran of … Continue reading

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Op-Ed: A Plan for Railway Development in Trivandrum

After years of heady promises and Budget proposals, the development of railway infrastructure in and around Trivandrum has fallen far short of where it should be given the growth of the city, high-technology and the upcoming deep water port at … Continue reading

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