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Chenani-Nashri tunnel project

<p>A bulldozer clears the rubble after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, which will be India's longest road tunnel, at Chenani village, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu August 2, 2011. The Chenani-Nashri tunnel project involves construction of about 9 km (6 miles) of two lane main tunnel (13.3m diameter) along with a parallel escape tunnel (5m diameter) to develop road connecting Chenani to Nashri village, a media release said. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta</p>

A bulldozer clears the rubble after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, which will be India's longest road tunnel, at Chenani village, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu August...more

A bulldozer clears the rubble after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, which will be India's longest road tunnel, at Chenani village, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu August 2, 2011. The Chenani-Nashri tunnel project involves construction of about 9 km (6 miles) of two lane main tunnel (13.3m diameter) along with a parallel escape tunnel (5m diameter) to develop road connecting Chenani to Nashri village, a media release said. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

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<p>A bulldozer clears the rubble after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta</p>

A bulldozer clears the rubble after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

A bulldozer clears the rubble after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

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<p>A bulldozer works during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta</p>

A bulldozer works during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

A bulldozer works during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

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<p>Workers arrange stones after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta</p>

Workers arrange stones after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

Workers arrange stones after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

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<p>A boy stands after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, at Chenani village, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta</p>

A boy stands after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, at Chenani village, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

A boy stands after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, at Chenani village, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

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<p>A Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion is carried out during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta</p>

A Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion is carried out during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

A Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion is carried out during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

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<p>Chiv Keng (C) wife and Charis Loiuse Waugh (2nd L), daughter of Russell Waugh, managing director of Leighton Welspun Contractors Pvt. Ltd., stand with workers after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta</p>

Chiv Keng (C) wife and Charis Loiuse Waugh (2nd L), daughter of Russell Waugh, managing director of Leighton Welspun Contractors Pvt. Ltd., stand with workers after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of...more

Chiv Keng (C) wife and Charis Loiuse Waugh (2nd L), daughter of Russell Waugh, managing director of Leighton Welspun Contractors Pvt. Ltd., stand with workers after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

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<p>A worker waves a red flag to caution colleagues not to go near the site where a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion is to be set off during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta</p>

A worker waves a red flag to caution colleagues not to go near the site where a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion is to be set off during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September...more

A worker waves a red flag to caution colleagues not to go near the site where a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion is to be set off during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

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<p>A security personnel stands guard after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta</p>

A security personnel stands guard after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

A security personnel stands guard after a Trinitrotoluene (TNT) explosion, during the start of the first section of Chenani-Nashri tunnel project, about 90 km (56 miles) north of Jammu September 2, 2011. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

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