25 April, Rohtak
A rail coach factory would be set up in Public Private Partnership mode in Haryana. Union Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu Saturday assured Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khatter, while inaugurating the electrification of Rohtak-Bathinda-Lehra Mohabbat rail line at Rohtak railway station.
The 252 kilometer rail line will be electrified at a cost of 294 crore rupees. Union Minister said that 8.5 lakh crore rupees would be invested in railways and target of electrification of 2000 kilometers rail line in next five years has been fixed.
Union Minister said that Haryana government and railway ministry will form a company (Special Purpose Vehicle) to speed up work on railway projects in Haryana.
Minister also assured to upgrade Rohtak and Gurgaon railway stations as modern railway stations and start a train between Bhiwani and Haridwar.