Northern Railway achieves milestone of break-through in Escape Tunnel T-48 in J&K

GJ REPORT JAMMU, JUL 28: General Manager, Northern Railway, Ashutosh Gangal informed that Northern Railway has achieved a major milestone in USBRL project on 26.07.2022 by executing break-through of Escape Tunnel T-48 between Sumber and Sangaldan station on ongoing Katra-Banihal Section.

It is worthwhile to mention that the line and level of the escape tunnel is precisely achieved in break-through.

T-48 is an escape tunnel of length 9.694 Km long and 5.30 m. dia, modified horseshoe
shape. This tunnel is a link between Sumber station and Sangaldan station.

This tunnel break-through will be a key milestone for the entire USBRL Project.