New Railway Projects in Gujarat 2019
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
QUESTION NO 3925
ANSWERED ON 26.07.2019
Proposals of railway work received from Gujarat
3925 Shri Rathwa Naranbhai Jemlabhai
Will the Minister of RAILWAYS be pleased to state :-
(a) the details of work proposals for Railways which Government has received from Gujarat during last three years, proposal-wise;
(b) the response of Government thereto and the action taken thereon so far; and
(c) the number of proposals from Gujarat still pending with the Railways at present, the details thereof, place and work-wise?
ANSWER MINISTER OF RAILWAYS AND COMMERCE & INDUSTRY (SHRI PIYUSH GOYAL)
(a) to (c): Representations for Railway proposals, both formal as well as informal, from various organizations, users, elected representatives etc. are received from time to time at various levels in Railways including Divisional Headquarters, Zonal Headquarters and Railway Board. As receipt of such representations is continuous and dynamic process, centralized compendium of such representations is not maintained.
However, 02 new lines, 17 gauge conversion and 03 doubling projects falling fully/partly in the State of Gujarat have been included in the Budget during last three years (2016-17, 2017-18 & 2018-19). These projects are in different stages of planning/approval/execution.