Indian Railways will set up round 500 multi-modal cargo terminals beneath the PM GATI-SHAKTI programme in a time interval of 4-5 years.
“PM GATI-SHAKTI multi-modal cargo terminals of railways will be terminals where different modes of transportation will be integrated seamlessly with the railway transportation network. Around 500 multi-modal cargo terminals will be established under the PM GATI-SHAKTI programme in a time period of 4-5 years,” mentioned Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Thursday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched PM GatiShakti — National Master Plan for multi-modal connectivity — at Pragati Maidan within the nationwide capital.
PM GatiShakti is the results of the Prime Minister”s fixed endeavour to construct Next Generation Infrastructure, which improves Ease of Living in addition to Ease of Doing Business.
The multi-modal connectivity will present built-in and seamless connectivity for the motion of individuals, items, and companies from one mode of transport to a different. It will facilitate the final mile connectivity of infrastructure and likewise scale back journey time for individuals.
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