(See sections 55 and 186)
The term ―infrastructural projects‖ or ―infrastructural facilities‖ includes the following projects or activities:—
(1) Transportation (including inter modal transportation), includes the following:—
(a) roads, national highways, state highways, major district roads, other district roads and village roads, including toll roads, bridges, highways, road transport providers and other road-related services;
(b) rail system, rail transport providers, metro rail roads and other railway related services;
(c) ports (including minor ports and harbours), inland waterways, coastal shipping including shipping lines and other port related services;
(d) aviation, including airports, heliports, airlines and other airport related services;
(e) logistics services.
(2) Agriculture, including the following, namely:—
(a) infrastructure related to storage facilities;
(b) construction relating to projects involving agro-processing and supply of inputs to agriculture;
(c) construction for preservation and storage of processed agro-products, perishable goods such as fruits, vegetables and flowers including testing facilities for quality.
(3) Water management, including the following, namely:—
(a) water supply or distribution;
(c) water treatment.
(4) Telecommunication, including the following, namely:—
(a) basic or cellular, including radio paging;
(b) domestic satellite service (i.e., satellite owned and operated by an Indian company for providing telecommunication service);
(c) network of trunking, broadband network and internet services.
(5) Industrial, commercial and social development and maintenance, including the following, namely:—
(a) real estate development, including an industrial park or special economic zone;
(b) tourism, including hotels, convention centres and entertainment centres;
(c) public markets and buildings, trade fair, convention, exhibition, cultural centres, sports and recreation infrastructure, public gardens and parks;
(d) construction of educational institutions and hospitals;
(e) other urban development, including solid waste management systems, sanitation and sewerage systems.
(6) Power, including the following:—
(a) generation of power through thermal, hydro, nuclear, fossil fuel, wind and other renewable sources; 287
(b) transmission, distribution or trading of power by laying a network of new transmission or distribution lines.
(7) Petroleum and natural gas, including the following:—
(a) exploration and production;
(b) import terminals;
(c) liquefaction and re-gasification;
(d) storage terminals;
(e) transmission networks and distribution networks including city gas infrastructure.
(8) Housing, including the following:—
(a) urban and rural housing including public / mass housing, slum rehabilitation, etc;
(b) other allied activities such as drainage, lighting, laying of roads, sanitation and facilities.
(9) Other miscellaneous facilities/services, including the following:—
(a) mining and related activities;
(b) technology related infrastructure;
(c) manufacturing of components and materials or any other utilities or facilities required by the infrastructure sector like energy saving devices and metering devices;
(d) environment related infrastructure;
(e) disaster management services;
(f) preservation of monuments and icons;
(g) emergency services (including medical, police, fire and rescue).
(10) such other facility service as may be prescribed.