Doubling for part length of this project, i.e. from Hotgi-Kudgi (134 km) is taken up under Customer Funding Model.For this purpose NTPC have deposited Rs.946 cr. with Railway.
New Crossing station @ Kudgi with 4 lines for giving connectivity to NTPC was commissioned on 29.01.2017. Phase I of Indi Road commissioned on 28.07.17. Tadwal Yard commissioned as 4 line station on 02.09.2017.
1. Lachyan-Minchinal (43 km) commissioned on 28.03.2018.
2. Jumnal-Minchinal (32 km) section was commissioned on 14.03.2019.
3.Wandal-Mulvad (27 km) section was commissioned on 22.04.2019.
4.Mulvad-Jumnal (13 km) - section commissioned on 12.11.2019.5. Lachyan-Hotgi (33 km) - CRS inspection done on 18.05.2020 and authorisation for opening of the section for passenger traffic received on 28.05.2020.