New Delhi, September 15
The authorities on Tuesday authorised the development of essential Haryana Orbital Rail Corridor Project from Palwal to Sonepat which can decongest the railway community within the National Capital Region and join unserved areas of the state.
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) cleared the mission to be accomplished at an estimated price of Rs 5,617 crore and with a possible completion time of 5 years.
This rail line will facilitate diversion of visitors not meant for Delhi, thus decongesting the NCR community and also will assist in growing multimodal logistics hubs in Haryana, the assertion stated.
The mission runs through Sohna-Manesar-Kharkhauda and can have connectivity with all the prevailing railway routes originating from Delhi and passing by way of Haryana in addition to with the Dedicated Freight Corridor community.
This rail line will begin from Palwal and finish on the present Harsana Kalan station (On the Delhi-Ambala part).
This can even give connectivity en path to present Patli Station (On Delhi-Rewari line), Sultanpur station (On Garhi Harsaru-Farukhnagar Line) and Asaudha Station (On Delhi Rohtak Line).
It will likely be carried out by the Haryana Rail Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (HRIDC), a Joint Venture of the Ministry of Railways and the federal government of Haryana.
The mission can have joint participation of the Railways, the Haryana authorities and personal stakeholders.
Once accomplished, the mission will profit Palwal, Nuh, Gurugram, Jhajjar and Sonepat districts of Haryana.
It will present high-speed seamless connectivity of this area to the devoted freight hall community leading to discount of price and time of transportation for EXIM visitors from NCR to the ports of India, making exports of products extra aggressive, the assertion stated.
“This efficient transport corridor along with other initiatives will provide enabling infrastructure to attract multinational industries to set up manufacturing units to fulfil the ‘Make in India’ mission,” the assertion stated.
The mission will join unserved areas of Haryana, thereby boosting financial and social actions within the state.
This multipurpose transport mission can even facilitate inexpensive and sooner commuter journey, lengthy distance journey in numerous instructions from Gurugram and the economic areas of Manesar, Sohna, Farukhnagar, Kharkhauda and Sonepat.
“Approximately 20,000 passengers each day will be travelling through this line and 50 Million Tonnes goods traffic would also be carried out every year,” the assertion stated.
The alignment of this mission is adjoining to the western peripheral (Kundli-Manesar-Palwal) Expressway and has been into account for a while. — PTI