NHAI Current Affairs - 2020

Harit Path: Mobile Application to monitor plantation along National Highway launched by NHAI

On August 21, 2020, the National Highway Authority of India launched the mobile application called “Harit Path”. The application has started creating user IDs for experts. So far 7,800 plants have been geo-tagged using the application. Highlights The application developed will monitor growth, location, species details and will maintain targets, achievements made by individual plantation Read More…

Karnataka to build Industrial Corridor between Bidar and Mysuru

On August 17, 2020, the Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister C N Ashwanthnarayan announced that the State Government is to build an industrial corridor between Mysuru and Bidar. This is being done to augment the development of commerce and industry in the state. Highlights The projects will help Karnataka achieve its target of 35 lakh crore Read More…

NHAI approaches Premier Technical Institutes for Collaboration and Partnership

For vital inputs related to the local requirement that will help in providing a world-class network of National Highways in the country such as topography, resource potential, etc, the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) through a decentralized approach will be collaborating with the premier Technical Institutes of the country (IITs, NITs, and other Reputed Read More…

NHAI: First Construction Sector to become digital completely

The National Highway Authority of India became the first construction sector to become digital completely. Highlights The project management workflow of NHAI has been transformed from manual to online portal. The platform Artificial Intelligence and cloud-based big data analytics have been used to bring in the transform. With social distancing being one of the key Read More…

GoI: Dashboard launched to provide details about dhabas and repair shops

On April 21, 2020, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways launched a dashboard in its website http://www.morth.nic.in. The dashboard will provide information about dhabas and trucks. Highlights The dashboard has been launched to help cargo and truck drivers and cleaners. A call number 1033 has been activated to answer calls. All the necessary healthcare Read More…