Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who laid the foundation stone for a rail coach refurbishing factory in Haryana, saying the project will create employment and boost industrial development in the state.
In his address, the PM said 250 passenger train coaches will be repaired and modernised every year at the factory. There were would no need to send coaches to factories located in far-off places, he said.
With this factory, the availability of passenger coaches will also increase and people will get the benefit of comfortable coaches, he added.
The Rail Coach Refurbishing and Rehabilitation Factory will be set up at a cost of Rs 500 crore at Barhi in Sonipat district. According to Modi, the factory will not only help Sonipat but provide impetus to the state’s industrial growth.
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