World’s highest railway line
Indian railways plans to connect New Delhi with Ladakh region through the world’s highest railway line that will run along the India-China border. The national transporter plans to build a strategically-important Bilaspur-Manali- Leh line along the Indo-China border.
Strategic railway line
The location survey of the first phase is complete. Besides giving quick all-weather access to the armed forces, the railway line will also boost tourism in the scenic Ladakh region that is currently connected by road and air.
The Ladakh-Himachal region receives heavy snowfall and road and air connectivity are sometime affected due to bad weather. Read More
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