After Bullet Train, Uddhav Thackeray Government Says Hyperloop Unlikely
Saturday, January 18, 2020, 8:00 AM
The proposed Mumbai-Pune ultrafast hyperloop transport system in Maharashtra has come under a cloud, with the state government on Friday signalling that undertaking a first-of-a-kind project of such magnitude could turn out to be a risky proposition at this juncture. "Hyperloops have never been constructed anywhere in the world until now, so let this be tried somewhere else before us," Maharashtra-Deputy-CM Ajit Pawar said.
94 Bonded Labourers, 12 Minors Rescued From Gujarat Chemical Factory
Sunday, September 15, 2019, 9:16 AM
Gujarat Police on Saturday rescued 94 bonded labourers including 12 minors from a Chemical factory in Kathwada area from Ahmedabad. The owners of the factory are currently being interrogated by the police. The police had received information on Friday night about people being held as bonded labourers in a chemical factory in Kathwada area. A case has been registered and further investigations are underway.
3 Killed, 6 Injured As Water Tank Collapses After Heavy Rain In Ahmedabad
Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 8:13 AM
Three people were killed and six others injured after a water tank collapsed on catering employees in Ahmedabad on Monday, officials said. The water tank, said to be over 20 years old, crashed on people working on an adjacent plot, the police official. "Three of them were brought to the hospital. Two people are in a critical condition," medical superintendent RM Jitiya said.