North South Railway resumption in Ca Mountain Pass has been put off until November 15 instead of November 9 as per the plan because high and dangerous terrain have slowed down the railroad repair, said Vietnam Railways yesterday.
The North-South Railway has been damaged by Typhoon Damrey and big flooding in the central region, repair is expected to complete on November 9 to resume the entire route, said Vietnam Railways yesterday.
The People’s Procuracy in Bien Hoa city of the southern province of Dong Nai on Saturday completed indictment prosecuting the owner and steersman of a towboat for collapsing Ghenh Bridge in March last year, disrupting north-south railway for over three months.
Vietnam Railway Corporation this morning hosted an inauguration ceremony of new Ghenh Bridge to officially resume the North-South Railway after over three months of interruption in the southern province of Dong Nai.
After three hours of loading test, the first passenger train ran over Ghenh Bridge early Saturday to officially resume the north-south railway after 96 days of interruption in Bien Hoa city, Dong Nai province.