ECoR builds 6 limited height subways in record time in Odisha

Bhubaneswar:Creating a new record, the East Coast Railway has launched six Limited Height Subways (LHS) in Sambalpur division after completing them in a single block of four and half hours, officials said Friday.
With the launching of six LHSs yesterday, seven unmanned level crossing gates will be closed in Bhawanipatna-Lanjigarh Road Section of Kalahandi area, the ECoR said in a statement.

Launching of 6 LHSs in Sambalpur Division is a first of its kind not only in East Coast Railway, but also in the entire Indian Railways, it claimed.

When completion of one single LHS in a block of four hours is itself an achievement, setting up 6 LHSs within the same time frame was unheard of earlier, the statement claimed.

With agency inputs..