Gurugram: Haryana Chief Secretary Sanjeev Kaushal said that Haryana Rail Metro Corporation (HMRC) will also be established soon on Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) routes. Efforts are being made to achieve this at the highest level. A secretary-level officer of the Government of India shall be appointed as the Chairman of this Society and an administrative officer of the Government of Haryana shall be appointed as its Managing Director. Work on RRTS Rapid Railway Track System to be constructed from Gurugram to Bhiwadi will also begin soon. He inaugurated the newly constructed office building of Haryana Railway Infrastructure Development Corporation in Gurugram.
Final construction phase of the Kurukshetra elevated line
Sanjeev Kaushal said that the construction work of the approximately 6 km long Kurukshetra elevated line, which is being constructed by the Haryana Railway Infrastructure Development Corporation (HRIDC) at a cost of Rs 350 crore, is in the final stages and this work will be completed by March this year . The construction of this route will eliminate five manned level crossings on the Kurukshetra-Narwana railway line and significantly improve the operation and safety of rail and road transport in Kurukshetra city.
New railway line from Palwal to Sonipat is being constructed
Sanjeev Kaushal said that Haryana Rail Orbital Rail Corridor (HORC), a subsidiary of the company, will build a medium-high speed rail network with overhead electrification for double stack container cargo on the 126 km route from Palwal to Sonipat via Sohna. Manesar and Kharkhoda. A new railway line is being laid. A double-decker freight train will also be able to run without any problems. To complete this project, the land acquisition work was completed by the Government of Haryana for which a compensation amount of Rs 1,100 crore was also paid to the farmers. This railway project covers some parts of Sonipat, Rohtak, Jhajjar and Gurugram districts.
A modern and new railway system is being developed in the state
Sanjeev Kaushal said that this project will be implemented by the company by setting up a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) with HSIIDC, GMDA and private companies Maruti and Al Kargo. Haryana is the first state in North India to develop a modern and new railway system through the establishment of a railway company. He appreciated the contribution of all management and employees towards the achievements of HRIDC Corporation and expressed hope that the Corporation will continue to set new records in the field of development of railway system in the state.