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Nov 06, 2018
Railway ministry officials say 800 kilometres of Dedicated Freight Corridor to open across country by DecemberThe Dedicated Freight Corridor, once completed, is expected to complement the future of the Indian economy with an increased number of freight trains in eastern and western sectors of the country.
Aug 08, 2018
Dedicated Freight Corridor to have first trial run of western arm on 15 August; completion target set for March 2020The Rs 81,400 crore Dedicated Freight Corridor project had got the Union Cabinet's green signal in 2006, and has since missed several completion deadlines.
Jul 30, 2018
Western Railway completes Udhana-Jalgaon project, says 305-km-long track will boost growth in regions along stretchWestern Railway completed the 305-km long Udhana-Jalgaon double line project, linking districts of Surat in Gujarat and Jalgaon in Maharashtra.
Feb 28, 2016
Railway Budget 2016: Prabhu should open the door to private investors to get Railways back on trackWhile Prabhu has boldly stated that the operating ratio at the end of 2016-17 shall be 92%, everyone agrees that it is impossible
Aug 10, 2015
Freight push: Now, Indian Railways plans time table for goods trainsDFC stations will be equipped with modern systems and loco drivers will have Mobile Radio Train Communication System for constant communication with control room
Jun 24, 2015
CCEA okays revised cost estimate for freight corridor projectCivil construction contracts and other contracts for about 1,526-km on the two corridors and 54 bridges on the Western DFC have been awarded at a total value of over Rs 20,000 crore.
Sep 06, 2013
Railways to expedite dedicated freight corridor projectWhile the Western DFC is expected to be completed by December 2017, the target for the Eastern DFC is March 2018.
Apr 16, 2013
86 % land acquired for dedicated freight corridor project: BansalRailway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal today said that almost 86 per cent land has already been acquired for the ambitious Dedicated Freight Corridor and expressed hope that the project will be completed in the next four years.
Aug 14, 2012
Rail minister Mukul Roy slammed for missing ParliamentThe prolonged absence of Railway Minister Mukul Roy from Delhi came in for questioning on Tuesday in the Lok Sabha with JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav taking a dig at him, saying he was not attending his office while the railways is suffering.