New Delhi : Union Minister of State for Railway Raosaheb Patil Danve admired the endeavors of Prime Minister Narendra Modi for upgrading the transit to North-eastern states with the rest of the country through railways.
The rail connectivity is the backbone for all developmental activities .The central government is providing a special infrastructure to boost the rails connecting the north-eastern states with the other parts of India.
Danve said, “The work of improving the connectivity through railways between the capitals of the north-eastern states is underway. The passenger train has been re-introduced between Jiribam of Manipur and Silchar of Assam.””Earlier, there was no rail traffic in the north-eastern states be it Tripura or Nagaland or Manipur. The rail connectivity is imperative for the development of a state,”.
People had to face a lot of difficulties while transporting food grains and other food supplies which will now be easier.
The northeast consists of seven sister states, Tripura, Manipur, Assam, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Nagaland, and Mizoram.
It was the aim of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to connect all the state capitals of Northeast India by rail.
“PM Narendra Modi Ji noticed that the previous government had not made efforts to improve the connectivity between the states. Efforts are being made continuously to start rail service in the seven sister states by the Modi-led government in the Centre to resolve the issue.” he stated.” The tunnel is an important part for connectivity with Imphal. This is the dream of Modi ji. There are issues with land acquisition in the project which will be resolved as soon as possible,” he reassured.
Thus the Central government is putting a lot of time and focus on the improvement of railways in the north-eastern region. This will help facilitate trade and traveling both.
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