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Slow train coming: project delays hurt India’s quest for jobs

Hindustan Times  New Delhi, February 05, 2013
First Published: 22:21 IST(5/2/2013) | Last Updated: 01:39 IST(6/2/2013)

India's attempt to create millions of jobs has been stymied by huge delays in the execution of vital infrastructure projects to build ports, roads, highways and airports.

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The nation needs an estiamted Rs. 55 lakh crore ($1 trillion) ovr the next five years to build the engines of the economy.

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