New Railway Line In Punjab 2019
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
QUESTION NO 3933
ANSWERED ON 26.07.2019
Rail projects in Punjab
3933 Sardar Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa
Will the Minister of RAILWAYS be pleased to state :-
(a) the details of sanctioned and already ongoing rail projects in Punjab, at present;
(b) the status of each project; and
(c) by when the work on sanctioned projects are likely to be taken up?
ANSWER MINISTER OF RAILWAYS AND COMMERCE & INDUSTRY (SHRI PIYUSH GOYAL)
(a) to (c) 14 railway projects for 871.06 km length, costing 15656.88 crore, falling fully/partly in the State of Punjab are in different stages of planning/approval/execution, out of which, 317.80 km length has been commissioned and an expenditure of 2083.54 crore has been incurred up to March, 2019.
The details of all works in progress and new works including allotment of funds and expenditure on each project are available in public domain on Indian Railways’ website i.e. www.indianrailways.gov.in> Ministry of Railways > Railway Board >About Indian Railways > Railway Board Directorates > Finance (Budget) >Railway wise Works Machinery & Rolling Stock Programme_Regular Budget 2019-20.