India to spend Rs 2 lakh crore on rail lines to China border

India to spend Rs 2 lakh crore on rail lines to China border

In response to China extending infrastructure close to the disputed border with India, the Indian Railways is firming up plans to built four strategic rail lines in the Himalayas. Once complete, the rail lines will allow rapid deployment of security and defense forces to the border to counter unwanted advances by the Chinese.

Rail Project Hits Land Wall

Rail Project Hits Land Wall

Land acquisition problems have hit the construction of Khurda Road-Balangir railway line. East Coast Railway made the revelation on Friday after a delegation of BJD MLAs met its general manager.