INFRA SECTOR GETS A FILLIP
India’s infrastructure sector — roads, metro rail, industrial corridor, shipping and urban development — is set to get a big thrust with Japan committing to partner India to accelerate development. On Saturday, Japanese PM Abe kept his promise made to PM Modi last Sept that his country would invest $33.8bn in the sector
over the next five years.
PM Narendra Modi with Japan PM Shinzo Abe during the Ganga aarti at Varanasi on Saturday.