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India to scrap its narrow gauge train lines

India’s record at rail heritage conservation has been dismal and it's now set to uproot small rail lines to build a uniform broad gauge network

June 12, 2018 1:53 PM (UTC+8)
The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, also known as the Toy Train, is a narrow gauge railway that runs between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling in the state of West Bengal. Photo: iStock
The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, also known as the Toy Train, is a narrow gauge railway that runs between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling in the state of West Bengal. Photo: iStock
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