Date of Post: 28 Oct, 2017
Bidar: PM Modi will dedicate New Railway Line between Bidar and Gulbarga (Kalaburagi) to the Nation and Flag off DEMU Train Service between Bidar – Gulbarga (Kalaburagi) at a function to be held Tomorrow at Bidar Railway Station, said a press release in SCR (South Central Railway).
About The New Railway Line Between Bidar& Gulbarga
The 110.40 Kms long New Railway line between Bidar & Gulbarga (Kalaburagi), was completed in two Phases at an approximate expenditure of Rs 1,542 Crores (approx US$ 237.6 Million).
- In the first phase, work was taken up between Khanapur – Humnabad to a length of 37.207 Kms.
- Later on, the second Phase work was taken up between Humnabad – Kamalapur – Gulbarga (Kalaburagi) to a length of 73.193 Kms, which has been completed as per the scheduled target in October 2017.
It said, the New Rail Line Will Have 12 New Railway Stations; they are
- Kallur Road(H)
Shri Vajubhai Vala, Hon’ble Governor, Karnataka; Shri Siddaramaiah, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Karnataka; Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Minister of Railways & Coal will be present on the occasion.