Akkannapet-Medak railway line to be ready by March 2019

Akkannapet-Medak railway line to be ready by March 2019

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Date of Post: 20 Dec, 2018

Hyderabad: The railways has set a target for the construction of the 17.2-km rail line between Akkannapet to Medak by March 2019. From 2014-15, the railways had allocated Rs 169 crore for the line, and Rs 122.27 crore in 2018-19. The work is being monitored by the Prime Minister’s Office, a railway official said.

More Information:

  • The state will bear 50% of the project cost.
  • Besides, the state government gave land free of cost.
  • 3 major bridges, a road over bridge, 35 minor bridges and 15 road under bridges and 3 railway stations are part of this line project.
  • The project was sanctioned in 2012-13 at an estimated cost of Rs 1,17.72 crore.
  • Akkannapet will become a junction on the Secunderabad-Mudkhed line with a main line and a loop line, and another loop line is proposed to connect to the Medak line.
  • Medak will have a terminal station with a main line, a passenger loop line and a goods loading/unloading line.
  • Lakshmapur will be a crossing station with one main line and two loop lines.
  • Shamanapur will be a new halt.

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Narinder Sharma is a part of the content team of Rail Analysis India as a writer and marketing executive.
His interest is in the Railways , Metro and Transportation Sector of India .
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