'Bharat’s first ballastless track…': Ashwini Vaishnaw shares update on high-speed train track | Video


Sharing a video of India’s first ballastless track for Bullet Train, Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Thursday said the National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) has not only completed the viaduct work on 153 km stretch of the ambitious Bullet Train project but has also completed the 295.5 km of pier work on the 508-km-long corridor between Mumbai and Ahmedabad scheduled be operational by 2026.

Taking to microblogging platform X (formerly known as Twitter), the Railway Minister said, “Bharat’s first ballastless track for Bullet Train. 320 kmph speed threshold, 153 km of viaduct completed, 295.5 km of pier work completed. More to come in Modi 3.0.”

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is all set to showcase the ambitious Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train as the success story of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. This achievement highlights the strides taken in high-speed rail infrastructure under the Modi government and signals further advancements in India’s rail transportation infrastructure under Modi 3.0

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Published: 28 Mar 2024, 04:59 PM IST

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