Vande Bharat Express will pass from Jammu to Srinagar in 3.30 hours, from 1,000 feet high bridge at a speed of 100, just wait for a few days
The Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla rail link project will be completed by the end of this year.
As soon as this project is completed, Vande Bharat will start running between Srinagar and Jammu.
Vande Bharat Express will complete this journey in just three and a half hours.
New Delhi. It will be very easy and comfortable for you to go to Kashmir from next year. This will happen with the commencement of operation of the country’s semi high speed train, Vande Bharat Express (Jammu-Srinagar Vande Bharat Express Train) between Jammu and Srinagar. Loaded with facilities, this train will complete the journey from Jammu to Srinagar in just 3.5 hours. In this journey, this train will pass through the world’s highest arch bridge, Chenab Bridge. The height of this bridge is more than 1,000 feet and it is 1,315 meters long. Vande Bharat Express will come out of this bridge at a speed of 100 kilometers per hour.
Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnav, who came to inspect the construction works of Chenab Bridge, revealed the plan of the Railways to run Vande Bharat Express train between Jammu and Srinagar. To connect Jammu with Kashmir by rail, the work of Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla Rail Link (USBRL) is going on in full swing. The work of this project will be completed by December 2023 or January 2024. Chenab bridge is being built on this rail link.
Chenab Bridge is also being built on this railway line. (Image: @RailMinIndia/twitter)
Presently, Vande Bharat Express train is being run between Katra in Jammu to New Delhi. This train is very popular among the devotees who come to Katra from all over the country to visit Mata Vaishno Devi. The Delhi-Mata Vaishno Katra Vande Bharat Express is running full of traffic since day one.
When will Vande Bharat Express leave?
At present the train runs from Kashmir side to Baramulla, Banihal and from Jammu side to Katra. With the completion of the Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla rail link project, Kashmir will be fully connected by rail with other parts of the country. With the commissioning of this railway line, there will be a revolutionary change in the economy of Kashmir. Apples and other agricultural products of Kashmir will easily reach other parts of the country. Tourists will also reach Kashmir easily and in large numbers.
Vande Bharat Express has luxurious and comfortable seats for the passengers to sit. (Image: @RailMinIndia/twitter)
These facilities make Vande Bharat special
Currently 10 Vande Bharat trains are running in India. Vande Bharat has become very popular in a short span of time due to its luxurious facilities and fast speed. The train is equipped with many facilities like automatic gate, AC coaches, onboard Wi-Fi. This high speed train can reach a speed of 180 kmph as compared to Shatabdi. Runs at the speed of an hour. Although the current track does not support more than 130 kmph.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : March 29, 2023, 06:00 IST