So, the foundation stone for the much anticipated and talked about the Chardham rail project has been laid by the most progressive Railway Minister of India, Suresh Prabhu. This 43,292Cr project that was the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is being hoped to become the easiest transport means to reach the far-flung Chardham and other destinations in Uttarakhand even during the adverse climatic conditions. Therefore, it wouldn’t be incorrect to state that once completed and operational, this rail network can change definitely change the face of Uttarakhand tourism forever. Here’s all that you need to know about this peerless rail project.
An onerous project, Chardham Rail Link is a vision that once materialize can make Uttarakhand quite accessible. The project aims at making travel quite easy and safe to the Chardham and far-distant places in Uttarakhand. Here are the highlights of this project.
It is noteworthy that a 12,000 Cr disaster-proof two-lane road project is also in the pipeline in Uttarakhand. The aim of this project is also to provide better connectivity on the Chardham circuit and areas around it. Annually a large number of people come to partake in the Chardham Yatra and a few to enjoy trekking in the Garhwal mountains that are known for impeccable beauty. It is evident an average footfall in the state is in millions, and thus it is a great idea to provide this large gentry a convenient and safer means of transport. Here is an analysis as to how this ambitious project can boost tourism in Uttarakhand.