World's Highest Railway Bridge On Chenab River

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World's Highest Railway Bridge On Chenab River To Be Equipped With Golden Joint

The "Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla Rail Link Project" of Indian Railways is nearing completion of the world's highest single-arch railway bridge across the Chenab River. The bridge spans a 272-km railway line and is 359 meters high. The bridge will also have a "Golden Joint" that connects the two sides of the bridge. The golden joint will connect the two bridge segments and the bridge overarch deck using High Strength Friction Grip bolts. 

Fri, 05 Aug 2022 - 05:40 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: World's highest railway bridge, Chenab river, Golden Joint, RAILWAYS, Indian Railways

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Chenab river

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2 Youths Rescued From Drowing In 5-Hour Operation: J&K

Troops of 17 Rashtriya Rifles of Army along with police, rescued two youths who were fighting for their lives in the middle of the fast flowing Chenab river, in J&K's Kishtwar district, on May 8. The youths were reportedly trying to cross the river in a JCB. The officials, on a daring attempt, reached out to the youths who were sitting on the roof of the JCB, and rescued them.

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 02:32 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: J&K, Kishtwar, Rashtriya Rifles, Chenab river, Drown