Transport Update

Railway Min proposes Chirimiri-Barwadih rail line

April 2010

Railway Ministry plans to build a new 202-km line between Chirimiri (Chhattisgarh) and Barwadih (Jharkhand). It will reduce the distance between Mumbai and Howrah via Jabalpur by about 400 km.

Contact: Indian Railways. Website: www.indianrailways.gov.in