Govt clears railway projects worth Rs 10,736 crore to improve infrastucture - Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh will be immensely benefited by these projects.
Gujarat and U.P. are poll bound.
These two states being major beneficiaries as per Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu.
For the convenience of rail passengers, Railways have decided to provide additional stoppage to the train no. 09205/09206 Bhavnagar-Jammu Tawi Summer Special Train at Surendra Nagar Gate station with immediade effect as under:
The 09205 Bhavnagar-Jammu Tawi Summer Special Train will reach Surendra Nagar Gate station at 04.30 p.m. and depart from there at 04.31 p.m. ( one minute stoppage ) ,while its return service, the 09206 Jammu Tawi – Bhavnagar Summer Special Train will reach Surendra Nagar Gate station at 01.46 p.m, and depart from there at 01.48 p.m. .( two minute stoppage ) with immediade effect.
RAJKOT: In a major relief to passengers travelling to and from Saurashtra, the work on the 65km double tracks between Viramgam and Surendranagar is likely to be completed in four months.
"The work is under progress and it will soon be ready for operation. Once the double tracks between Viramgam and Surendranagar is ready, it will help maintain punctuality of trains coming and going from the Rajkot division. If we have double tracks, train services will not be affected while carrying out maintenance work of the tracks," Vinay Babtiwale, divisional railway manager of the Rajkot division, told TOI.
65 % of Rajkot to Ahmadabad regular passengers can utilize this as additional service.