Project News Detail

Project No :191952
Project Title :Railway line (Between Agartala-Akhaura) Project In Tripura and Bangladesh
Company Name : Ministry Of External Affairs
Project Detail :The railway line between Agartala in Tripura and Akhaura in Bangladesh will be ready by the end of 2021. The Union Ministry for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) will bear the cost of laying 5.46 km track on the Indian side while the cost of laying 10.6 km track on the Bangladesh side is being borne by the Ministry of External Affairs. The railway link will connect Gangasagar in Bangladesh to Nischintapur in India and from Nischintapur to Agartala railway station. The process of acquisition of land and handing it over to executing agencies in both the countries has been completed and an amount of Rs 580 crore has been sanctioned for the Indo-Bangladesh railway work on the Indian side. Around 600 skilled workers are working round-the-clock to complete the work. The work to extend air connectivity through new airports and surface transport through road networks is also proceeding at an equal pace.
Project Location : Not Classified - Not Classified - Multi Country
Project Industry :Railway Ancillaries
Project Estimation :Refer Document
Status :Announced