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a railroad track (or its width) broader than the standard 56

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GoS has approved PC-II for feasibility study for providing broad gauge railway line to coalfield at a cost of Rs 21.900 million.
The broad gauge railway is in the final phase of its completion.
7 billion for the construction of the broad gauge railway began about four years ago and is now in its final phase.
Did the Prime Minister consider an alternative to the high speed train by upgrading the broad gauge railway? By questioning bullet trains does one become anti-development?
He requested Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge to provide adequate budgetary provision for timely completion of the Nangal-Talwara broad gauge railway line.
While a Parsuram Express was started from Kolkata to ferry pilgrims by former Lohit DC PS Lokhande, a survey of 122 km Rupai-Parshuram Kund broad gauge railway line was complete at the initiative of Arunachal Chamber of Commerce and Industries, while preliminary engineering-traffic survey for the Parsuram Kund-Tezu-Pasighat by NF Railways is in progress at the request of GoAP, according to DC RK Sharma.
He said that due to invisibility of broad gauge railway lines and absence of regular air services, the Heli Taxi Service would attract foreign as well as domestic tourists, who are keen to visit hitherto unexplored and lesser-known destinations through 56 helipads.
The broad gauge railway line will pass through the Barak Valley and the proposed Tipaumukh Dam.
They agreed that Rohanpur-Singabad broad gauge railway link would be available for transit to Nepal.