Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today laid the foundation stone in Badrinath for the final location survey of an ambitious Rs 43,000-crore project to link the four important Hindu shrines in the hills of Uttarakhand.
The Char Dham rail circuit will enable devotees to visit the famous Himalayan shrines — Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath and Kedarnath– even in adverse climatic conditions, Prabhu said. Read more
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