GENERAL MANAGER NORTHERN RAILWAY ALSO UNDERTAKES EXTENSIVE INSPECTION OF CHANDIGARH RAILWAY STATION AND REVIEWS PROGRESS OF STATION DEVELOPMENT WORKS
Sh.R.K.Kulshrestha General Manager, Northern Railway called on the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Manohar Lal at Haryana Civil Secretariat, Chandigarh last evening (12.7.2017). Shri Narbir Singh Hon’ble Minister, Public Works Department(B & R), Haryana was also present at the Joint Meeting held by the State, PWD and Northern Railway. Additional Chief Secretary, PWD, Engineer-in-Chief, PWD were the Officials from the State and Senior Railway Executives Shri Dinesh Kumar, Divisional Railway Manager, Ambala, Northern Railway, Shri RN Singh , Divisional Railway Manager, Delhi besides Chief Engineer, Construction and Chief Engineer, Construction, Planning & Development of Northern Railway also participated in the Joint Meeting.
The Meeting deliberated issues pertaining to the rail related projects in the State of Haryana. Shri Kulshrestha apprised the Chief Minister about the current status of various ongoing and under planning railway infrastructure projects and passenger amenities works in the State of Haryana.
Issues relating to Rohtak-Meham-Hansi-Hissar new line, Elevate corridor at Rohtak, various Road-over-Bridges on State Highways, New Underpass at Shiv Vihar Colony and FOB at Karnal station, rebuilding of station building at Kurukshetra, new trains from Kurukshetra to Haridwar via Ambala, Development of Parks on vacant railway land, new terminal at Gurgaon and decongestion of Jind City etc. were deliberated on during the Meet etc.
Earlier in the day, Sh.R.K.Kulshrestha General Manager, Northern Railway undertook an inspection of Chandigarh railway station and reviewed the ongoing works at the station. He met the Media and briefed them on the current progress of various new works.