From October 2, the electric train will begin shifting on the 137 kms lengthy Banihal-Baramulla hall of Jammu and Kashmir rail hyperlink.
Indian Railway officers stated that work on the mission was going on since August 2019. The obligatory principal chief electrical engineer (PCEE) inspection of the electric rail hyperlink will happen on September 26 and on Gandhi Jayanti, the mission will probably be inaugurated, the railway officers stated.
“Trials on Baramulla-Budgam a part of the 137-Kms lengthy electric train hyperlink have already been accomplished whereas the trial on the remaining Budgam-Banihal portion will probably be carried out on September 20″, sources stated, including that the mission value of the electric train hyperlink from Banihal to Baramulla is Rs 324 crore.
The electrification of the Banihal-Baramulla rail hyperlink will cut back air air pollution and is anticipated to deliver down the operational value by 60 per cent.