The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by prime minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the construction of Taranga Hill-Ambaji- Abu Road new railway line project.
The total length of the new rail line will be 116.65 km and to be constructed at an estimated cost of Rs. 2798.16 crore.
The alignment will traverse through Sirohi district of Rajasthan and Banaskantha and Mahesana districts of Gujarat.
The project will be completed by 2026-27.
This project will also provide alternative route for existing Ahmedabad-Abu Road railway line.