Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla Rail Link
The 272 km-long Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla Rail Link is a national project implemented by the Indian Railways. The project, worth Rs.28,000 crore, involves construction of broad-gauge railway line through the Himalayas to connect the Kashmir region with rest of the country. It can boost the region’s tourism sector and the economy. During the 34th Pragati meeting, the project’s deadline has been set at August 15, 2022.