AURANGABAD: The extension of the Latur-Mumbai Express train till Bidar in adjoining Karnataka came as a boon for Latur, Osmanabad and Beed, as the railway ministry has sanctioned three new rail services for these districts.
The announcement was made by Union railway minister Suresh Prabhu after Latur district guardian minister Sambhaji Patil Nilangekar met him in Delhi on Monday.
The extension of the Mumbai train had sparked tension in parts of Marathwada with Latur and Osmanabad observing a shut down on May 5.
Latur and Osmanabad vs Udgir taluka. .........Extension is good for Udgir taluka people to go to capital Mumbai.
now ypr-bidar train to be extended to latur? they already have nanded train from SBC to LTRR.......
bidar got one train to capital Bengaluru and that too now got shafted.....
He appeals to the Railway Ministry to speed up works that are under way
M. Mallikarjun Kharge, Leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha, has expressed discontent over the slow pace of railway works in the Hyderabad-Karnataka region.
Addressing a press conference at Aiwan-E-Shahi guest house in Kalaburagi on Monday, he appealed to the Union Railway Ministry to continue working on the initiatives he had taken during his brief tenure as Union Railway Minister and to speed up the works that are under way.
Sep? I thought that line will be inaugurated in a couple of months.
tunnel work complet ho gaya tha n?
Yes. That's why I was thinking why delay till Sep? Guess inside tunnel work and signalling and interlocking works are left.
The police arrested around 40 members of the Karnataka Rakshana Vedike when they made an attempt to block the Pune-Secunderabad Shatabdi Express at the Kalaburagi Railway Station on Thursday, in protest against the Supreme Court’s verdict on Cauvery waters.
The protesting members of the vedike managed to break the security cordon and rushed to the station’s entrance where they were stopped by team of police personnel. Following this, the agitators raised slogans and burnt the posters of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa at the entrance of the railway station before they were arrested.
Kalaburagi-Bidar line to be commissioned in February 2017
10 Aug, 2016 in Central Railway, Solapur Division / South Central Railway, Secunderabad Division by rail
Gulbarga Bidar lineKalaburagi: The long-pending Kalaburagi-Bidar new rail line will be commissioned in February 2017 after the completion of the ongoing works on laying rail lines and construction of railway stations between Kalaburagi and Humnabad, Ajai Kumar Dubey, Divisional Railway Manager, Central Railway, has said.Speaking at the flagging of ceremony of the Gulbarga-Hyderabad Inter-city Express on Monday, he outlined the works taken up by the Railways in the
Bidar YPR should be in existing route , they can divert Nanded
yes sir Bangalore-Nanded Express can be rerouted and also can be speeded up by 30 minutes if it goes via Bidar-Gulbarga line
Then AWB - renigunta exp also has to change the route via Gr-Bidr(khanapur)
AWB-Renigunta might change the route, but for sure it goes via Bidar.