SCR finishes electrification of Dharmavaram – Pakala area
Hyderabad: South Central Railway has actually attained another turning point in the course of electrification of train lines throughout its network by finishing the electrification functions in between the whole stretch of Dharmavaram-Pakala area of Andhra Pradesh.
The last stretch of Kalikiri-Tummanamgutta for a range of 50 Kms in Dharmavaram-Pakala area has actually currently been amazed providing increase to Mission electrification. This has actually brought about significant facilities improvement specifically in the Rayalaseema area in the state of Andhra Pradesh appropriately assisting in for the intro of electrical grip in the indoor areas of the Anantapur, Kurnool and also Chittoor areas of Rayalaseema area.
The trains can be currently run with electrical grip at a time to finish basis predestined to Tirupati, Katpadi, Chennai and also past through Dharmavaram, Kadiri,Pakala The Railway lines of the whole Guntakal Division have actually currently been amazed.
According to authorities, the area in between Kalikiri – Tummanamgutta for a range of 50 Kms has actually been amazed as component of the Dharmavaram – Pakala electrification task. This task has actually been approved in the year 2017-18 for a range of 228 Kms at an approximated expense of Rs 253 Crores.
The area in between Dharmavaram – Kadiri for a range of 68 Route Kms was finished in March 2021 and also the areas in between Kadiri – Tummanamgutta for 54 Kms and also Pakala – Kalikiri for 56 Kms have actually been amazed in March 2022.
The last stretch in the area in between Tummanamgutta – Kalikiri for 50 Kms has actually currently been finished noting the conclusion of Dharmavaram– Pakala electrification task along with the electrification of the whole Guntakal Division.
The electrification of train lines have short-term along with long-term advantages that including, offering smooth motion of trains by staying clear of modification in grip power.
It will certainly be lowered enroute apprehension of both the mentoring and also products trains and also can boost the ordinary rate of the trains (by decreasing apprehension), besides offering an eco-friendly ways of powering the trains, while conserving gas prices at the exact same time.
In a launch below on Monday, South Central Railway General Manager (In- cost) Arun Kumar Jain enhanced the train authorities of Guntakal department and also Electric Wing at both the Zonal and also Divisional degrees for their specialized initiatives in finishing the electrification tasks on fast lane.
He additionally suggested to accelerate the electrification functions throughout the area so regarding finish all jobs within completion of year 2023.