Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate and dedicate to the nation several key projects of the Railways in Gujarat tomorrow via video conferencing. He will also inaugurate the Aquatics and Robotics Gallery, and Nature Park in Gujarat Science City during the event.
The Railway projects include the newly redeveloped Gandhinagar Capital Railway station, gauge converted cum electrified Mahesana – Varetha line, and the newly electrified Surendranagar – Pipavav section.
The upgradation of Gandhinagar Capital Railway station has been done at a cost of 71 crore rupees. The Station has been provided with world class amenities, at par with modern airports.
The Prime Minister will also flag off two new trains. These are Gandhinagar Capital – Varanasi Superfast Express and MEMU service trains between Gandhinagar Capital and Varetha.
In a tweet, the Prime Minister said he has always wanted Railway Stations to be of top quality, where apart from travels there is a boost to commerce, hospitality and more. He said one such effort has been made in Gandhinagar and this upgraded station will be inaugurated tomorrow.
The state-of-the-art public Aquatics Gallery consists of different tanks dedicated to aquatic species belonging to different regions of the world along with a main tank consisting of major sharks from across the world. There is also a 28-meter unique walkway tunnel, which will provide a unique experience.
The Robotics Gallery is an interactive gallery showcasing the frontiers of robotic technologies, which would provide a platform for the visitors to explore the ever-advancing field of robotics. There is a gigantic replica of the Transformer robot at the entrance. The Nature Park includes several picturesque features like a Mist Garden, Chess Garden, Selfie Points, Sculpture Park and an outdoor maze. It also includes interesting labyrinths designed for children.