Survey for rail line from Jammu to Poonch completed
Responding to the Starred Question from Prof. Saifuddin Soz in the Rajya Sabha today, the Railway Minister Shri. Sadanand Gowda informed Prof. Soz that surveys for construction of Railway Line from Jammu to Poonch and Baramulla and Kupwara have been completed. The Railway Minister confirmed that the Railway line between Katra and Banihal would be completed by December 2017. Prof. Saifudin Soz had asked the Railway Minister through a starred question in the Rajya Sabha today to undertake Railway Line between Jammu and Poonch ;Jammu and Doda; Baramulla and Kupwara ;Baramulla and Uri, as early as possible . Prof. Soz met the Union Minister later and urged him to take up the construction of Railway Line between Jammu to Poonch, Jammu to Doda and Baramulla to Kupwara at his earliest. Prof. Soz also urged the Minister to undertake survey for construction of Railway line between Baramulla and Uri and between Katra and Bhaderwah, as early as possible.