IR and Russian Railways sign protocol on feasibility study of raising speed on the Nagpur-Secunderabad corridor

IR has signed a protocol with Russian Railways for undertaking a feasibility study for raising speeds on the Nagpur-Secunderabad railway corridor. The protocol entails the technical and implementation study for upgrading speeds of passenger trains on the section to up to 200 km per hour. The project will be jointly financed by both parties on a 50:50 cost-sharing basis.