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    Gwadar to be connected with the central railway system under CPEC

    Category : Latest News Source : The Nation Date : 06-04-2019

    Pakistan Railways officials briefed the Senate Sub Committee on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), saying that the port city of Gwadar will be connected to the central railway system of Pakistan under CPEC. The officials said that the feasibility studies of the projects are underway, and Gwadar will be linked to the central system via Turbat and Mustang. Huge investments are expected from China to provide Pakistan the adequate railway infrastructure under CPEC.



    Gwadar to be connected with the central railway system under CPEC


    ISLAMABAD - Officials of Pakistan Railways on Friday briefed the Senate sub Committee regarding the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects and said Gawadar would be connected with central Railways.

    The meeting of the sub committee on Railways was held under the convener ship of Senator John Kenneth Williams here on Friday at Parliament House.

    Officials of Pakistan Railways told the Senate body that a railway track would be laid from Gawadar to Turbat and Mustang, adding, Railway was acquiring the land for this project and working on the feasibility of the projects is ready.

    They informed that beside all dangers in the area of Mustang and Pangore, the feasibility for the project has been completed and Railways officials has completed this study with hard work.
     
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