Govt gives nod to 3 infra projects for Rs2060 cr

Govt gives nod to 3 infra projects for Rs2060 cr
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First Published: Thu, Jan 22 2009. 02 23 PM IST
Updated: Thu, Jan 22 2009. 02 23 PM IST
New Delhi: India has approved three infrastructure projects to be implemented by private firms with government assistance, amounting to Rs2060 crores, a finance ministry statement said.
The projects, which include construction of container terminals at ports in Tamil Nadu and Goa, were approved by the Public Private Partnership (PPP) Approval Committee, the statement said.
India aims to attract up to $500 billion investment in the infrastructure sector by 2011-12 to maintain its high growth.
Since 2006, the committee has approved 94 infrastructure projects worth Rs947.84 billion.
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First Published: Thu, Jan 22 2009. 02 23 PM IST