Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the ‘New Bhaupur – New Khurja part’ of Jap Devoted Freight Hall (EDFC) on December 29 at 11 am through video conferencing.
Based on the Prime Minister’s Workplace (PMO), Modi can even inaugurate EDFC’s Operation Management Centre (OCC) at Prayagraj.
Governor of Uttar Pradesh Anandiben Patel, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath and Union Minister Piyush Goyal can even be current on the event.
The 351 km New Bhaupur – New Khurja part of EDFC is located in Uttar Pradesh and is constructed at a value of Rs 5,750 crores. The part will open new vistas of alternative for the native industries equivalent to aluminium trade (Pukhrayan area of Kanpur Dehat district), dairy sector (Auraiya district), textile manufacturing/block printing (Etawah district), glassware trade (Firozabad district), pottery merchandise (Khurja of Bulandshahr district), asafoetida or ‘hing’ manufacturing (Hathras district) and locks and hardware (Aligarh district). The part can even decongest the prevailing Kanpur – Delhi primary line and can allow Indian Railways to run quicker trains.
“A state-of-the-art Operation Management Centre (OCC) at Prayagraj will act because the command centre for your entire route size of the EDFC. The OCC is among the largest constructions of its sort globally, with fashionable interiors, ergonomic design and best-in-class acoustics. The constructing is environment-friendly with a Inexperienced Constructing ranking of GRIHA4 and is constructed as per norms of the ‘Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan’,” the PMO stated.
The EDFC which is envisioned over a route of 1,856 km, begins from Sahnewal close to Ludhiana in Punjab and can go by the states of Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand to terminate at Dankuni in West Bengal.
It’s being constructed by Devoted Freight Hall Company of India Restricted (DFCCIL), that has been arrange as a particular function automobile to construct and function Devoted Freight Corridors.
DFCCIL can be establishing the Western Devoted Freight Hall (1,504 route km) that connects Dadri in Uttar Pradesh to Jawaharlal Nehru Port in Mumbai and can traverse by the states of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Maharashtra.