The proposed 49-km
railway line connecting newly constructed Hazaribagh Railway
Station with Shivpur in Chatra has been cleared by the Railway
Ministry, senior spokesman of the East-Central Railway KK
Bhargav has said.
Sikkim will come up on the
country`s railway map with Vice President Hamid Ansari on Friday
laying the foundation stone of a 52.7-km broad gauge rail link
between Rangpo in the hill state and Sevoke in Darjeeling district of West Bengal.
PM Manmohan Singh has postponed by over a week his planned visit to Kashmir, during
which he will inaugurate a 12-km railway line connecting Anantnag and Qazigund that will mark the completion of the rail project in the valley.