Converting the line to broad gauge will make travel between Dholpur and Gangapur City much more convenient. It will present new opportunities for development.
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot reiterated that the agitating Gujjar community members should vacate the railway tracks and come forward to hold dialogue.
Gujjar quota agitation: Seven trains cancelled, nine diverted in Rajasthan's Sawai Madhopur district
The Gujjar agitation has affected the train movement in North Western Railway (NWR) and West Central Railway (WCR) zones of the Indian Railways causing inconvenience to common people.
Gujjar quota stir: Protest turns violent in Rajasthan's Dholpur as demonstrators pelt stones, set police vehicle on fire
As the Gujjar agitation for reservation in Rajasthan entered its third day on Sunday, a clash broke out between protesters and the police in Dholpur.
Rahul Gandhi slams Narendra Modi at Rajasthan rally, says demonetisation and GST 'destroyed economy'
Addressing a rally in Dholpur's Mania area, Rahul said the prime minister had declared during elections that he wanted to be a 'chowkidar' but never clarified who he wanted to guard.
Dust storm kills over 100 in UP, Rajasthan: IMD says cyclonic circulation above Haryana trigger; MHA issues fresh warning
A storm, which whipped through a large swathe of Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, killed over 100 people in a trail of destruction.
Twelve dead in Rajasthan as rainstorm hits state; farmers block Mathura Expressway to protest crop loss
Twelve people died in Rajasthan after large parts of the state were hit by a rainstorm on Wednesday, while seven died in Rajasthan's Dholpur, five others died in Bharatpur
The Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) will carry pictures of candidates along with their names — when by-elections are held in Rajasthan on 29 January.
Congress leader Ashok Gehlot calls for government relief for farmers in three districts in Rajasthan
Ashok Gehlot on Sunday demanded that the Rajasthan government should announce relief for farmers in Karauli, Sawaimadhopur and Dholpur districts of the state.
The blockade came as the state OBC commission submitted its report to chief minister Vasundhara Raje on Thursday.
The shrillness with which the 16 political parties are alleging EVM tampering essentially suggests that they have not reconciled to the defeat in recent rounds of Assembly and local bodies elections.
Around 80 per cent turnout was witnessed in the polling for the Dholpur Assembly constituency where the ruling BJP is engaged in a fierce fight with opposition Congress and a dozen independent candidates.
Bypolls 2017: Srinagar records poor turnout at 6.5% as violence kills 7; clashes reported in MP as well
Bypolls across 10 states in India took place on Sunday. While polling was peaceful in eight constituencies, Madhya Pradesh's Ater Assembly seat and Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar Lok Sabha seat witnessed violence.
Hundreds of people have been evacuated to safer places in eastern Rajasthan after heavy rainfall over the past two days led to a flood-like situation in the region and severed road connectivity to many areas
Though both parties are claiming victory in Rajasthan in public, internally Congress and BJP leaders know their posturing is just fake bravado and bluster.
Ruling BJP suffered a setback in CM Raje's pocket-borough of Dholpur and Jhalawar where it was defeated in the Rajasthan civic polls.
There is, however, a realization in the ruling dispensation that the controversy has ignited morale of Congress, Left and other critics of the BJP and PM Modi.
Newly-elected BSP MLA from Dholpur B L Kushwaha, wanted in a chit fund fraud case, was detained by police at the Assembly in Jaipur when he had gone to take oath.