Under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), some railway stations located within the jurisdiction of Bahawalpur district will get up-gradation as a team of Chinese engineers conducted the survey of Chani Goth Railway Station.
Official sources in Pakistan Railways confirmed to APP that a team of Chinese engineers working on CPEC projects has conducted the survey of Chani Goth Railway Station lying within the jurisdiction of Bahawalpur district and it had completed its survey for up-gradation of the railway station.
“Up-gradation of the railway system and some railway stations is part of CPEC,” they said, adding that already work on the construction of new building of Bahawalpur Railway Station under CPEC is underway.
They added that up-gradation of railway track was also part of CPEC in order to operate fast trains between Peshawar to Karachi. “We are going to launch fast trains project soon after railway track is upgraded,” they concluded.