New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate two extra railway traces connecting Thane and Diva to the nation by video convention immediately. The brand new railway initiatives will probably be inaugurated at 4.30 pm immediately, the PMO stated in a press release.

The Prime Minister can even flag off two suburban trains of Mumbai Suburban Railway after his tackle on the event.

Two extra rail traces connecting Thane and Diva have been constructed at a value of about Rs 620 crore and embrace a 1.4 km lengthy rail flyover, three main bridges, 21 minor bridges.

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These traces will largely get rid of the interference of lengthy distance practice visitors with suburban practice visitors in Mumbai. In response to the official assertion, these traces will be capable of introduce 36 new suburban trains within the metropolis.

In response to the official assertion, Kalyan is the principle junction of the Central Railway. Visitors coming from northern and southern components of the nation connects to Kalyan and heads in the direction of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSTM).

Of the 4 rail routes between Kalyan and CSTM, two tracks have been used for sluggish native trains and two tracks for quick native, mail categorical and items trains. To separate suburban and long-distance trains, two extra tracks have been deliberate.

Together with this, 36 new suburban trains can even be run within the metropolis. In response to HT, they’ll facilitate railways to begin 80 to 100 extra native practice providers by the top of the 12 months, thereby decreasing congestion between Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT)-Kalyan/Karjat and Kasara.

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