Land acquisition for Dholera – Bhimnath rail project to be completed in 6 months: Gujarat CM

Gandhinagar: “The land acquisition for Dholera Bhimnath Railway project will be completed within 6 months,”, declared Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel in the Investors’ Round Table Conference in Gandhinagar today.

Dholera Special Investment Region (SIR) will be the most important part in Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor, he added. Gujarat is on the top position in earning foreign investment, he stated.

The Chief Minister was speaking at the National Industrial Corridor Development Corporation (NICDC)’s round-table conference of Investors at Hotel Leela in State capital Gandhinagar today in the presence of union minister Piyush Goyal.

DMIC Trust had approved Rs. 250 crore Bhimnath – Dholera SIR railway line project in its meeting in September 2013.

Construction of New Rail Line from Bhimnath to Dholera Special Investment Region in Gujarat

Dholera Special Investment Region (DSIR) will be connected to Indian Railways network through a Bhimnath-Dholera new line and the existing Bhimnath-Botad MG rail link, converted to BG. Botad-Bhimnath (29.66) & Bhimnath-Dholera (27.60) sections will have a total length of about 57.26 km and will provide rail connectivity between DSIR and the rest of the country, including sea-ports.