-The project execution cost is estimated at around Rs. 2,160 Crs.
-It connects important towns such as Nelakondapalli, Kodad & Huzurnagar.
Giving special focus for strengthening rail connectivity in the State of Telangana, Ministry of Railways has sanctioned nearly 15 Final Location Survey (FLS) for New Railway Lines. These lines combinedly stretch for a distance of nearly 2,647 kms and is estimated to cost nearly Rs. 50,848 Crs. Apart from these, another 11 projects FLS have been sanctioned for Doubling, Tripling and Quadrapling for a distance of nearly 2,588 kms and is estimated to cost nearly Rs. 32,695 crs.
The Dornakal - Mryalaguda New Railway Line project is one of the important projects for which Final Location Survey (FLS) has been sanctioned by the Railway Ministry. This important line is likely to stretch for a distance of nearly 120 Kms and is estimated to cost nearly Rs. 2,160 Crs. This new line connects important towns such as Nelakondapalli, Kodad & Huzurnagar. Accordingly, the new railway line will be useful for the socio-economic development of the region. It will aid in the passenger movement to and from the capital of Telangana state giving boost to the multiple sectors like agriculture, business, education, tourism, healthcare, etc.
These two towns Dornakal & Miryalguda would get additional rail route with capital cities viz., Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Chennai and New Delhi. This line also facilitates in transportation of coal from Singareni collieries to upcoming Yadadri power plant as well as it aids in transportation of food grains (Rice) from Suryapet districts parboiled rice Mills to other parts of the country
Ministry of Railways has been giving special focus towards rail development in Telangana. Over the past 9 years, the rail budget allocation to the State has been increased by almost 17 times i.e., from Rs. 258 crores in 204-15 to Rs. 4,418 crs. This has led to creation of new rail infrastructure in the State. Over the past nine years, almost 575 kms of rail has been added to the rail network in the State. The sanctioning of Final Location Survey (FLS) FOR 15 New Railway Lines is likely to give further thrust to the rail development in the state.