Indian Railways’ boost to rail connectivity between Allahabad Junction railway station (ALD) and Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU) formerly Mughalsarai Junction (MGS). In a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday, approval was given to construct a third railway line between two of iconic stations of not just Uttar Pradesh but also India. According to Indian Railways, the primary purpose of the third railway line between Allahabad and Mughalsarai is to ease traffic congestion on the busy Delhi-Howrah route.
Allahabad to Mughalsarai third Indian Railways line: Project details
The CCEA has given its approval to construct a 150 km-long third railway line between Allahabad and Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Jn. The estimated cost of the project stands at Rs 2649.44 crore. Read More
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