close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Indian Railways to build 70-km rail line in Nepal

Indian Railways will execute a 70-km rail line project at an estimated cost of Rs 470 crore in Nepal as part of the move to strengthen ties between the 2 neighbouring countries.



Darbhanga: Indian Railways will
execute a 70-km rail line project at an estimated cost of Rs
470 crore in Nepal as part of the move to strengthen ties
between the 2 neighbouring countries.

The project, to be implement by the Railways, includes
guage conversation between Jai Nagar (India) and Janakpur
(Nepal) spanning a distance of 30 km and laying a new
Janakpur-Bardivas line covering a distance of 40 km,
East-Central Railway General Manager K K Srivastava told
reporters here.

The Railway Ministry has given its nod for the project
and released Rs 10 crore as first installment for the purpose,
he said.

PTI

From Zee News

0 Comment - Join the Discussions

trending

photo gallery

video