Kolhapur-Rajapur railway survey to complete by December
Planned Karad-Belgaum and Kolhapur-Rajapur railway survey will be completed by the December 2013
Kolhapur: Planned Karad-Belgaum and Kolhapur-Rajapur railway survey will be completed by the December 2013 and the proposal will be sent to Centre for approval. Also, the proposal for expansion of Kolhapur-Miraj-Pune railway route and its electrification is completed and sent for approval, informed Prabhakar Deshmukh, Divisional Commissioner, Pune. He was talking to reporters after the meeting of Regional Planning Committee held at Kolhapur on Friday.
He also informed that a detailed discussion and presentation of various elements took place during the meeting and a committee of MLA s in Kolhapur-Satara-Sangli districts, district officers and senior officers of Forest Department is formed under the proposed Sahyadri Tiger project.
On the grounds of untimely heavy rains in Kolhapur on Friday, Deshmukh opined that unexpected untimely rains and its disadvantages to farming and overall changing schedule of rains should be studied by Agriculture and Weather researchers.