SMEs to benefit from rail factory
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has laid the Foundation Stone of the Rail Coach Refurbishing Karkhana, Sonipat, which will be a major repair and maintenance facility for rail coaches in the northern region.
It is being set up using modular and prefabricated construction techniques, modern machinery, and environment-friendly features.
Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister said that the Rail Coach Refurbishing Karkhana will contribute to the development of not just Sonipat, but the entire State of Haryana.
The Rs.600 crore factory would refurbish 500 to 700 coaches every year.
He said it will benefit small entrepreneurs in the region, besides generating employment for youth. fiinews.com