Ministry of Railways

Laying of New Railway Lines

Posted On: 27 MAR 2018 6:52PM by PIB Delhi

            Indian Railways is laying New Lines every year. Targets and progress in the last five years is as under:

 

S.N

Item

2013-14

2014-15

2015-16

2016-17

2017-18

1

Target (km)

300

300

500

400

402

2

Achievement(km)

360

380

813

953

354.4 (Feb’ 18)

 

State-wise achievements are as under.

 

SN

States

Progress of Completion of New Line (km).

 

 

2013-14

2014-15

2015-16

2016-17

 2017-18 (till Feb 2018)

1

Andhra Pradesh

18.5

-

45

136

21

2

Assam & North Eastern Region

-

41.75

44

56

23.5

3

Bihar

23

38

91.46

63.9

11

4

Chhattisgarh

-

-

17

-

-

5

Delhi

-

-

-

-

-

6

Goa

-

-

-

-

-

7

Gujarat

-

-

11

-

22

8

Haryana

-

-

80

80

-

9

Himachal Pradesh

-

-

-

-

-

10

Jammu & Kashmir

-

25

-

-

-

11

Jharkhand

81

178.25

85.15

115.5

58

12

Karnataka

65

-

-

138

102.4

13

Kerala

7

-

-

-

-

14

Madhya Pradesh

45

18

112

123

-

15

Maharashtra

-

-

-

39

-

16

Odisha

16.65

32.5

10

13

62.08

17

Punjab

-

-

-

-

-

18

Rajasthan

48.9

28.5

9

 

35.42

19

Telangana

17.5

-

61

124.6

19

20

Tamil Nadu

-

-

-

-

-

21

Uttar Pradesh

28

18

168

58

-

22

Uttarakhand

-

-

-

-

-

23

West Bengal

9.45

-

79.39

6

-

 

Railway is surpassing targets of completion of New Lines projects for last four years (2013-14 to 2016-17).

 

         This information was made available in reply to a question in Rajya Sabha.

 

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