Minister of Railways inaugurates Bhojipura-Pilibhit rail track
On 14 December, 2016, the Minister of Railways, Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, through video conference, inaugurated the 39 km long Bhojipura-Pilibhit gauge converted rail track, in the state of Uttar Pradesh.
On this occasion, the minister also flagged off the Pilibhit-Bhojipura-Bareilly city passenger train No. 55382.
The revised estimated cost of the entire project is Rs 450 crore, of which the estimated cost of the Bhojipura- Pilibhit rail track is Rs 180 crore.
Work on balance section i.e. Pilibhit-Tanakpur is underway. The project was sanctioned in the year 2007-08.