The Jammu-Poonch line is a proposed railway line from Jammu Tawi station via the Historic City of Akhnoor to Poonch via Kaleeth-Doori Dager-Chowki Choura-Bhambla-Nowshera-Rajouri. The line was designated a national project on 22 March 2012.
The ex-railway minister of India, Mukul Roy announced that he is pursuing the inclusion of four critical projects as national projects, which include Bilaspur-Mandi-Leh line, Jammu-Poonch line, Tanakpur-Bageshwar line, Rupai Siding-Parshuram Kund line.
The new railway Line between Jammu and Poonch with 234.12 km length will cost Rs. 7227.85 Crore.
Jammu–Poonch Line Overview Detail
जम्मू - अखनूर - पुंछ लाइन
ریلوے جموں کے اخنور لکیر
Jammu-Poonch line Status: Proposed
Jammu-Poonch line Locale: Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Jammu-Poonch line Stations: Jammu Tawi (Start) to Poonch (End)
Jammu-Poonch line Services: Jammu Tawi-Akhnoor-Kaleeth-Dori Dager-Chowki Choura-Bhambla-Rajouri-Poonch
Jammu-Poonch line Operator(s): Indian Railways
Jammu-Poonch line Line Length: 234 km (145 mi)
Jammu-Poonch line Number of Tracks: Broad Gauge
Jammu-Poonch line Track Gauge: 5 ft 6 in (1,676 mm)
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