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CM Shri Vijaybhai Rupani held meeting with Union Railways and Commerce & Indrs Minister Shri Piyush Goyal

    Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijay Rupani held a meeting with Union Railway Minister Mr. Piyush Goyal in Ahmedabad for expansion of railway services in Gujarat and speedy implementation of ongoing projects in Gujarat.
    During the meeting, they discussed on major issues faced by railways in Gujarat and the Kevadiya – Vadodara railway line for the visitors especially the Statue of Unity which has become a worldwide tourist hub.

    Mr. Rupani gave insights to Mr. Goyal about the land acquisition work for the railway line which has been completed. Work for the same will be undertaken soon. They also reviewed the ongoing work of the construction of Five Star Hotel and Gandhinagar Railway Station. They discussed the gauge conversion by Railway in Gujarat and the ongoing works of the Dubbing of Railway Line.

    Mr. Rupani also said that the work of Katosan- Becharaji Railway Line will be started shortly with collaboration of Railway and Gujarat Governments G-Ride Company. Work orders worth Rs. 266 crores have been issued for it.

    Chief Secretary Mr. Anil Mukim, Chairman of Railway Board and Chief Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister, Energy Minister Mr. Saurabh Patel, Minister of State for Home Department Mr. Pradeepsinh Jadeja marked their presence.

    Source: Information Department, Gujarat