Faridabad: Union Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurated the Rs 6000 crore new railway line in Haryana, connecting Palwal to Sonipat via Manesar and Kharkhoda. The 126-km orbital rail line will bring rail connectivity to this local industrial hub.Also Read – Happy Haryana Formation Day 2022: Wishes, Quotes, Messages, Facebook and WhatsApp Wishes to Share
Running along the Kundli-Manesar Palwal Expressway, it is planned as a corridor for both freight and passenger operations bypassing Delhi. The cost of the project is estimated at Rs 5,618 crore. Shah also inaugurated a rail coach refurbishing factory, a Rs 590 crore project, at Barhi in Sonipath. Also Read – Winter will begin in these states from November 6, the days will be colder
Addressing the crowd at the parade ground, he termed these projects as a Diwali gift from Prime Minister Modi to the people of Haryana. He also added that new Vande Bharat train coaches will be built at Sonepat. Also Read – Haryana Schools To Be Closed On These Days For Elections
World class railway station in Faridabad
Union Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnab said the BJP government has increased the amount devoted to railway development in the state by Rs 14,000 crore against Rs 315 crore annually during the Congress regime.
“Master plans are being prepared for construction of world-class railway stations at Gurgaon, Chandigarh, Ambala, Karnal, Kurukshetra and Panipat,” Vaishnab said, adding that the tender for a world-class railway station in Faridabad has been finalised. 262 crores.
Haryana has become a pace setter in various fields due to the combined efforts of the Chief Minister and Chief Minister, Shah added, citing the state’s sporting success through its athletes in international competitions and the Olympics, literacy among village heads and becoming kerosene free. Appreciating the manufacturing efficiency of the state, he added, “Also, every second vehicle in the country is manufactured in Haryana.”
The Gurgaon-Manesar industrial complex, home of the likes of Maruti and Hero, is one of India’s largest automobile manufacturing hubs. A new Maruti plan is also coming to Kharkhoda.