The Indian Railway ministry and Odisha state government will sign a MoU for expediting the completion of Khurda Bolangir rail line on cost sharing basis. The cost for implementing the project would be shared equally between the two. The state government has agreed to provide the required land at free of cost. The cost of construction of the segment is estimated at Rs 2,000 crore and is likely to be completed in six years.
Extracted from BS, July 15,’15