Bhopal, Feb 18 (UNI) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today assured that procedural delays, vis-a-vis laying of the roughly 350-km-long Indore-Manmad railway line, would be tackled, official sources said.
A 158-km stretch of the line would pass Indore division. Mr Chouhan had related discussions at his residence with a delegation led by Indore MP Sumitra Mahajan.
''During Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's recent Jhabua visit, I urged him that the project's entire cost be borne by the Centre. My government will soon present its side of the matter after a full-fledged study,'' said Mr Chouhan who also discussed tha matter with three Maharashtra MLAs.
He said that detailed discussions would take place with Dr Singh and Railway Minister Lalu Prasad.
UNI SD-AC PK RS2139