GUWAHATI: Northeast Frontier Railway(NFR) on Wednesday successfully conducted a trial run of electric rail from Bonagigaon Station to Rangia Station in Assam.
Soon the electric rails will connect Guwahati. At first, goods trains will run and later passenger trains will run in the route till Guwahati.
“As the electric rail works are completed, we conducted a trial run from Bongaigaon to Rangia. The trial was successfully completed,” said a Railway department official.
It is to be mentioned that on 10 February the electrification works were completed and the first-ever electric goods train arrived in New Cooch Behar, West Bengal.
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