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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Inaugurates Major Railway and Road Infrastructure Projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the inauguration and laying of foundation stones for several vital infrastructure projects across India. These initiatives encompass railway modernization, road overpasses, and underpasses, aiming to enhance connectivity, safety, and efficiency.

Amrit Bharat Station Scheme

  • Objective: Enhancing station facilities with modern infrastructure to improve passenger experience.
  • Scope: Redevelopment of 553 railway stations across 27 states and union territories.
  • Investment: Estimated cost exceeding Rs 19,000 crore.
  • Features: Stations to serve as city centers with modern amenities like roof plazas, landscaping, intermodal connectivity, and improved façade.
  • Accessibility: Designed to be environment-friendly and accessible to differently-abled individuals.
  • Cultural Integration: Station buildings to draw inspiration from local culture, heritage, and architecture.

Gomti Nagar Station Redevelopment

  • Location: Uttar Pradesh.
  • Investment: Total cost around Rs 385 crore.
  • Features: Segregated arrival and departure facilities, centrally air-conditioned, modern amenities including air concourse, food courts, and ample parking space.

Road Over Bridges and Underpasses

  • Scope: Inauguration of 1500 structures across 24 states and union territories.
  • Purpose: Reduce congestion, enhance safety, and improve connectivity.
  • Investment: Total cost approximately Rs 21,520 crore.



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