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Rail project ‘complicated and arduous’

Rail project ‘complicated and arduous’

ANIL GIRI, Aug 16 Kathmandu
Complicated geological terrain and laborious engineering workload will become the most significant obstacles to building a cross-border railway line linking the Chinese border town of Kerung with Kathmandu, according to a classified feasibility study by a Chinese firm on the much-touted project.The report, which was obtained exclusively by the Post, said the railway line, which has to pass through the rugged Himalayan high mountains would involve orchestrating complex construction plans, raising questions about whether the most hyped infrastructure project in Nepal will see to its end.
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