Bijapur: Broad Gauge Progress Monitoring Committee president Vishwanath Bhavi has said that the railway service between Bagalkot and Gadag will begin from November 20.

In a press release, Mr. Bhavi said the the work on gauge conversion had been completed, and trains were being run on a trial basis. The Railway Department would conduct security check on November 10, and train services will resume from November 20.

During the recent visit of South West Railway Division Chairman K.C Jeena to the district, the committee had submitted a memorandum to him urging him to fulfil their demands. —Staff Correspondent

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