7 February 2018

RAILWAY BUDGET-2018 HIGHLIGHTS FOR SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY

After tabling of Summary of Works and Grants in Parliament the details of budget allocation and work sanctioned was available to Railway. Today Shri A.K. GUPTA, General Manager, South Western Railway  has conducted press Conference and shared the details of work sanctioned to SWR &allocation of funds to SWR. In the current year Rs. 3353 Crore is sanctioned as against Rs. 3174 Crore last year.  He was sharing the Union budget announcements with the media at Rail Soudha, Hubballi. Shri B.B. Singh, Additional General Manager; Shri G.J. Prasad, Principal Chief Operations Manager; Shri K. Shiva Prasad, Chief Commercial Manager; Shri Rajiv Kumar, Principal Chief Electrical Engineer; Shri D.L. Chowdhry, Principal Chief Mechanical Engineer; and other senior officers were present in conference. 



The details of funds allocation and various projects sanctioned to South Western Railway as follows:-

ACHIEVEMENTS OF RAILWAYS IN KARNATAKA



252 Km of New Railway line completed–

Including 2 long pending works of

Connecting Bengaluru with Hassan via Shravanabelagola

And Gulbarga to Bidar (2 important cities in North Karnataka)

277 Km of doubling completed including three major sections

Bengaluru - Mysuru

Guntakal - Wadi

665 Km of  track electrified

Yelahanka-Dharmavaram

In last 5 years Budget outlay has been made four times

All important lines in Karnataka are being doubled and Electrified  including Bengaluru-  Mumbai ,Bengaluru -Hyderabad routes

88 new trains introduced including Humsafar  and trains with modern LHB coaches

State of the art Manufacture facility for Bogies at Yadgir

MEMU shed in Bengaluru

All unmanned LC gates being eliminated

339  Road Over Bridges &Road Under Bridges constructed

Passenger amenities at stations improved in a big way by providing   escalators and  lifts , improved station buildings, platforms, better catering facilities etc. Rs. 165 Cr. booked in last 3 years.

Big impetus to Swachh Bharat Abhiyan by Railways adopting bio toilets, o­n Board House Keeping Services etc.

Towards Green India

Solar energy being harnessed in a big way

LED fittings will be provided at all stations by Mar.2018



NEW WORKS APPROVED  IN THE BUDGET 2018-19


  • Suburban for Bengaluru

SL
Name of Project
Length (Km)
Cost 
(Rs. Cr)
1
Bengaluru Suburban-Construction of elevated/at grade corridors for augmentation of line capacity
142
12,000
  • Doubling

SL
Name of Project
Length (Km)
Cost 
(Rs. Cr)
1
Doubling between Baiyyappannahalli to Hosur
48
375.67
2
Doubling between Yesvantpur to Channasandra
21.7
169.65
3
Doubling Pennukonda to Dharmavarm excl. Dharmavaram
41.5
294.67
Total
212.54
840 Cr

  • Electrification works


SL
No.
Name of Project
Rkm
Total Cost
(Rs. Cr)
1.
Hospet-Swamihalli
59
61.81
2.
Birur-Talguppa
161
151.99
3.
Mysuru- Hassan-Mangalore
(incl. Arsikere –Hassan)
347
315.81
4.
Mysuru-Chamarajanagar
61
56.71
5.
Kadur-Chikmaglur
46
39.74
6.
Chikbanavar-Hasan
166
155.17
7.
Bangarpet-Yelehanka
149
138.21
Total
989
919.44

Survey

Sl. No.
Name of Project
Length
(Km
Cost
(Rs. Cr)
1
Gadag-Krishnar via Kotumachagi, Naregal, Gajendragada, Hanumasagar, Ilkal & Lingasur
216
0.54
2
4 Nos. Flyovers at Chandargao-Cansaulim, Salem-Channasandra, Salem-Baiyyappanahalli & Krishnarajpuram-Channasandra
88
0.44

  • New ROB/RUBs/Subways Sanctioned

No. of ROBs
No. of RUBs/ Subway
Total
Total Cost(In Rs. Crore)
5
23
28
131.89

  • PH-30- ROB PROPOSALS

NAME OF WORK
Penukonda-SatyaSaiPrasahanti Nilayam –Dharmavaram :- RUBs & ROBs in lieu of 3 LCs (LC No. PD1-LROB, PD2-LHS & PD6-LROB) in
Hubballi- Hosapete Section : Proposed construction of ROB in lieu of LC No.66 between Koppal & Ginigera stations (1x36m bowstring girder )
Proposed construction of ROB in lieu of LC No 72 between Ginigera-Munirabad station
Hubli Division  -  Proposed construction of ROB in lieu of LC No.79 between Munirabad & Hosapete

  • PH-30- RUB/Subway

Bengaluru- Division:- RUBs & ROBs in lieu of 4 LCs (LC No. 74,87,97 &107) in Baiyyappanahalli section (All Subways)
Bengaluru Division:- RUBs in lieu of 4 LCs (LC No. 11 of Bangarpet-Marikuppam & LC No. 111,113,114 of Yelahanka –Bangarapet Section)
Londa-Miraj section : Proposed construction of Limited height subway of size 4.50mx5.0m in lieu of LC No 332,443,457,459 by RH girder method
Arsikere-Harihar section .: Elimination of Manned LC No. 135  , 139 , 160 & 164  by construction of Subway
Chikjajur –Rayadurg section : Elimination of Manned LC No.43,56,66 & 86 by construction of subway
Arsikere-Harihar section:  Elimination of  LC No. 106 & 116  by construction of Subway
Other important works approved in budget 2018-19

Sl. No.
Name of work
Cost in Rs. Cr.
Traffic facilities
1
South Western Railway - New works for development of coaching terminal, automatic signalling, yard remodelling & addl loop / stabling / running lines
250.0
2
Naganahalli - Development of satellite terminal
789.3
Passenger amenities
3
South Western Railway - Provision of foot over bridges and/or high level platforms at stations as per requirement
400.0
4
South Western Railway - Soft upgrades improvements at stations
125.0
Work Shop
5
Hubli - Linke Hofmann Busch coach periodical overhauling facility, documentation & work centre with staff facilities & expansion of DV & RB section
33.9
6
Mysore - Augmentation of coaching facilities for intermediate overhauling maintenance (Phase-2)
18.1
7
Yeshvanthpur  (Coaching Depot) improvement of coach maintenance activities
3.9
8
Yeshwantpur  -  Manufacturing,  supply  &  commissioning  of  pre-fabricated all weather covered shed for pit lines 1-4
15.2
9
Krishnarajapuram - Homing of electric locomotives in diesel shed &infrastructure requirement
10.8
Signalling and telecommunication
10
Castle Rock-Kulem - Tunnel radio system
8.1
11
Hubli-Alnavar - Replacement of quad cable
2.7
12
Penukonda-Dharmavaram - 2nd distant signal arrangements o­n B route incl. level crossings gates via Nagasamudram & Sri Satya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam
4.6
13
Mysore Division - Block proving axle counter high availability single section digital axle counter (7 sections)
2.9
14
Hubli Division - Provision of BPAC (5 sections) & dual detection (22  blocks)
7.2
15
Hubli Division - Earth leakage detector (70 stations) & fuse auto changeover system (114 stations/cabins)
4.7
16
Bangalore Division - Smoke & fire detection and fire extinguisher (59 stations)
4.0
17
Hubli - Smoke & fire detection and fire extinguisher system (107-stations) & provision of smoke, fire suppression system at Hubli West cabin
5.6
Track renewals
18
Bangalore city-Jolarpettai (UP) - TRR(P) - 4.80 Km
4.5
19
Tumakuru-Arsikere Jn.(SL) - CTR(P) - 24.28 km
47.9
20
Yesvantpur Jn.-Yelahanka Jn.(SL) - CTR (P) - 1.90 Km
3.7
21
Bengaluru-Mysore - CTR (P) - 13.38 Km
26.4
22
Hosapete jn-Ballari Jn. - CTR(S) - 11.0 KM & Londa Jn-Vasco-Da-Gama - CTR(S) - 10.40 KM
32.6
23
Gadag Jn.-Hosapete jn(DN) - CTR(P) - 5.90 Km.
11.6
24
Bengaluru-Jolarpettai - CTR(P) - 3.45 kms
6.8
25
Bengaluru-Jolarpettai Jn.(DN) - CTR(P) - 10.33 Km
20.4
26
Bangalore city-Jolarpettai (DN) - CTR(P) - 22.80 kms
44.9
27
Hubballi jn-Gadag Jn.(SL) - CTR(P) - 27 Km.
53.2
28
Mysuru Jn.-Chamarajanagar - TRR(S) - 7.50 km
5.3
29
Bangalore city-Dharmavaram - TRR(S) - 9.086 Km
6.4
30
Londa Jn.-Vasco-Da-Gama(SL) - TRR(P) - 5.00 KM & CTR(P) - 9.30 km
22.6
31
Tumakuru-Arsikere Jn. - TRR (P) - 41.82 km
39.4
32
Arsikere Jn.-Hubballi jn (UP) - TRR(P) - 7.73 km
7.3
33
Arsikere Jn.-Hubballi jn (UP) - TRR(P) - 8.343 km
7.9
34
Londa Jn.-Miraj Jn(SL) - Through Ballast Renewal - 113.50 km
26.0
35
Badami-Vijayapura (SL) - Through Ballast Renewal - 102.89 Km
23.6
36
Bengaluru-Salem(SL) – Through Weld Renewal - 16.20 kms
4.0
37
Ballari Jn.-Tornagallu – Through Ballast Renewal - 15.50 KM
3.6
38
Bengaluru-Tumkur - Through Ballast Renewal - 40.50 km
9.3
*TBR-Through Ballast Renewal
*TWR-Through Weld Renewal
Bridge works
39
Bangalore Division - Repl. of steel girders (9 bridges)
8.2
40
Bangalore Division - Repl. of stone slab bridges & minor girder
bridges (30 bridges
4.7
41
Mysore Division - Repl. of steel girders (Bridge No.138/B, 92, 33 & 119/A)
2.7
42
Hubli Division - Repl. of steel girders with precast PSC slabs (Bridge No.13, 21 & 45)
2.8
43
Bangalore Division - Repl. of stone slab bridges & minor girder bridges (19 Nos)
6.8
44
Mysore Division - Repl. of steel girders with PSC slabs (Bridge No.111, 244 & 15/A)
9.8
45
Bangalore Division - Repl. of steel girders o­n span bridges (11 bridges)
11.7
46
Londa-Miraj - Rebuilding (Bridge No.55, 58, 93 & 104) & Londa- Vasco (Bridge No.228)
2.7
Other Specified Works
47
Bengaluru-Construction of RPSF Barrack
3.1
48
Bangalore Division - Remote terminal units at inter locked level crossings gates (100 nos)
2.7
ROB/RUB
49
Construction of road over/under bridges in South Western Railway
100.0

  1. SWR - - Plan Head wise Outlay 2017-18

Financial Year
2017-18
2018-19
Plan Head
BG (in Rs.Cr.)
11. New Lines
331.80
420.65 (Excl EBR-IF)
31.Track Renewals
386.01
474.00
41. Machinery &Plant
10.69
18.54
42. Workshop & Prod Units
30.00
34.04
53. Passenger Amenities
39.59
69.39
Extra Budget Resource –Institutional Finance
585.00
731.00
Grand Total(Incl. all plan heads
3174
3353

  • 6 % increase over last year
  • And around 50 % increase over expected capital expenditure this year OUTLAY OF IMPORTANT PROJECTS
    Rs.716 CR. For new lines and Rs. 984 Cr. For doubling

S. No.
New Lines -
Budget Outlay
(Rs. In Cr)
1
Kottur-Harihar via Harpanhalli (65 km)
3
2
Kadur-Chickmagalur-Sakleshpur (93 km)
60
3
Hassan-Bangalore via Shravanabelgola (166 km)
40
4
Hubli-Ankola (167 km)
20
5
Bangalore-Satyamangalam (260 km)
0.5
6
Rayadurg-Tumkur via Kalyandurg (213 km)
221
7
Bagalkot-Kudachi (142 km)
35
8
Tumkur-Chitradurg-Davangere (199.7 km)
135
9
Whitefield-Kolar (52.9 km)
0.25
10
Shimoga-Harihar (78.66 km)
1.1
11
Marikuppam-Kuppam (23.7 km)
55
12
Chickballapur - Puttaparthy - Sri Satya Sai Nilyam (103 km)
0.1
13
Gadag - Wadi (252 km)
145
14
Srinivasapura - Madanapalli (75 km)
0.1
15
Chickballapur - Gowribidanur (44 km)
0.1
16
Gadag-Yalvigi (58 km)
0.6
Total
716.75


Sl. No.
Doubling
Budget Outlay
(Rs. In Cr)
1
Bangalore-Whitefield-Bangalore City-Krishnarajapuram (23.08 km) - Quadruplin
6
2
Ramanagaram-Mysore (91.5 km) with electrification of KengeriMysore
8.05
3
Yelahanka-Chennasandra - Doubling with overhead equipment (12.89 km)
5
4
Hosadurga Road-Chikjajur - Patch doubling (28.89 km)
5
5
Hospet-Hubli-Londa-Tinaighat-Vasco da Gama (352.28 km)
80
6
Toranagallu - Ranjithpura (22.9 km)
0.1
7
Hotgi-Kudgi-Gadag (284 km)
400
8
Yalahanka-Penukonda (120.53 km)
120
9
Hubli - Chikjajur (190 km)
250
10
Arsikere - Tumkur (96 km)
100
11
Birur - Shimoga (60 km)
10
Total
 984.15
                        New Works
12
Yeshvanthpur-Channasandra (21.7 km
0.1
13
Baiyyappanahalli-Hosur (48 km)
0.1
14
Penukonda-Dharmavaram, excl. Dharmavaram (41.5 km)
0.1
New Works -Total
 03
                     Grand Total
 984.45