CORE floats tender for the electrification of the Yelahanka-Bangarpet Section

The Central Organisation for Railway Electrification (CORE) has floated a tender for the electrification of the Yelahanka-Bangarpet section The move is expected to provide relief to airport-bound passengers.

CORE officials said the project includes the electrification of the 149 km stretch covering Yelahanka, Devanahalli, Chikkaballapur, Kolar and Bangarpet. The tender closing date is March 16 and work is expected to be completed in 15 months.