The Central Organisation for Railway Electrification (CORE) has issued a Letter of Acceptance to KEC International Limited to undertake electrification works on several sections on South Central Railway (SCR).
The contract is for electrification of 1,217.9 route kilometres or a total of 1,415.6 track kilometres on SCR territory. The total cost of the project has been fixed at Rs. 973 crores.
Sections To Be Electrified
- Dharmavaram – Pakala
- Nandyal – Yerraguntla
- Lingampet-Jagtiyal – Nizamabad
- Gadwal – Raichur
- Pimpalkuti – Mudkhed
- Parbhani – Parli Vaijnath
- Purna – Akola
- Parli Vaijnath – Vikarabad
The project is to be completed within 900 days from the Appointed Date.
*The article has been updated to correct the name of one location.