Indian Railways Bairabi-Sairang new rail line project in North-East: Indian Railways is implementing various projects to improve its network across North-East India! One of the major railway projects – Bairabi-Sairang new rail line project is all set to give a massive boost to the rail connectivity in the region, as it will connect Mizoram to Indian Railways network up to Bairabi railway station, which is the gateway to the state. Recently, Railway Board Chairman, Vinod Kumar Yadav visited the site and inspected the 51.38 km long Bairabi-Sairang new rail line project. He also inspected tunnel number 20. Once completed, the project will provide rail connectivity and boost the economy of the state.
According to details shared by the Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) zone with Financial Express Online, the Government of India had sanctioned the new line from Bairabi to Sairang, to connect the capital city of Mizoram – Aizawl. The rail line has been declared as a national project and it is being monitored closely by Prime Minister’s Office.