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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS

RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 615

TO BE ANSWERED ON 25.02.2011

ALLOCATION OF FUNDS FOR RAILWAY PROJECTS IN KARNATAKA

615. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:

Will the Minister of RAILWAYS be pleased to state:

(a)    The amount of funds allocated for railway projects in Karnataka during the last three years, year- wise, project- wise:

(b)   Whether it is a fact that the allocated funds were not released for certain projects;

(c)    If so, the details thereof, project- wise and reasons therefor; and

(d)   The steps Government proposes to take in this regard?

ANSWER

MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINSITRY OF RAILWAYS

(SHRI BHARATSINH SOLANKI)

(a)    To (d): A Statement is laid on the Table of the Sabha.

STATEMENT REFERRED TO IN REPLY TO PARTS (a) to (d) OF UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 615 BY SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR TO BE ANSWERED IN RAJYA SABHA ON 25.02.2011 REGARDING ALLOCATION OF FUNDS FOR RAILWAY PROJECTS IN KARNATAKA.

(a):  Year- wise and project- wise amounts of outlay provided for Railway projects falling fully/ partly in the State of Karnataka is as under:-

(Rs. In crore)

S.No

Project

Outlay during 2008-09

Outlay during 2009-10

Outlay during 2010-11

NEW LINE

1.

Kottur- Harihar (65km)

30 (In addition, Rs. 60 crore from State Government)

30

10

2.

Kadur- Chickmagalur- Sakleshpur (93km)

10

5

40 (In addition, Rs 40 crore from State Government)

3.

Hassan- Bangalore via Sharavanbelagola (166km)

55

65

46

4.

Hubli- Ankola (167km)

10

13.48

5

5.

Rayadurg- Tumkur (213km)

15

0.10

15

6.

Bangalore- Satyamangalam (260km)

J

---

0.10

7.

Bagalkot- Kudachi (142km)

---

20

4

8.

Munirabad- Mahboobnagar (246km)

5

20

40 (In addition, Rs. 40 crore from State Government)

9.

Gulbarga-  Raichur (60km)

20 (In addition, Rs. 20 crore from State Government)

20

50 (In addition, Rs. 50 crore from State Government)

10.

Gadwal- Raichur (60km)

25

15

60

11.

Cuddapah- Bangalore (255.4km)

0.01

29

40 (In addition, Rs. 40 crore from State Government)

GAUGE CONVERSION

1.

Bangalore- Hubli and Shimoga Town- Talguppa (630km)

42

36.66

10

2.

Kolar- Chickballapur (96.5km)

70

40

70

3.

Arsikere- Hassan- Bangalore (236km)

40

2.40

3

DOUBLING

1.

Dharwad- Kambarganvi (26km)

50

32

10

2.

Arasikere-Birur (44.28km)

50

32

19.50

3.

Ramanagaram- Mysore doubling (92km) with electrification of Kengeri- Mysore section

0.01

1

0.50

4.

Bangalore Whitefield- Bangalore City- Krishnarajapuram (23.08km)

---

1

0.50

5.

Yeshwantpur- Yellahanka (12.07km)

---

1

0.50

6.

Yellahanka- Chennasandra (12.89km)

---

1

0.50

7.

Birur- Shivani (28km)

---

---

4

8.

Hosadurga Road Chikjajur (28km)

---

---

4

9.

Hospet- Hubli- Londa- Tinaighat- Vasco- da- Gama (352km)

---

---

4

10.

Raichur- Guntakal (81km)

100

55

25

11.

Daund- Gulbarga (224km)

---

0.01

20

12.

Whitefield- Bangarpet- Kuppam (81.21km)

5

7

1

13.

Bangalore City- Kengeri (12.45km) with electrification

0.05

5

1

14.

Kengeri- Ramanagaram (32.43km)

5

7

1

15.

Yeshwantpur- Tumkur (64km)

8

1

5

16.

Hubli- Hebsur (17.17km)

40

22

5

17.

Hospet- Guntakal (115km)

21

26

30

18.

Kankanadi- Panambur (19km)

2

15

10

19.

Calicut- Mangalore (221km)

18.50

4

9

(b): No, Sir.

(c )& (d): Do not arise