Kerala's Silver Line Rail: Megaproject Or White Elephant?

by Sidharth Pandey Mar 11, 2020 • 03:43 PM Views 1276

Kerala's semi high-speed Silver line rail project is being touted as a mega project which will not only cut travel time from 12 hrs to 4 hrs but also help the state grow. But the primary project consultant Alok Verma says several key changes in the plan run the risk of making it a white elephant with an extra cost of Rs 40,000 cr. Sidharth Pandey reports