Transport Minister Kamel el Wazir held on Sunday 5/7/2020 an expanded meeting with the Railway Authority officials to follow up progress rate of projects to develop train stations and rail crossings across the nation.
Some 700 out of targeted 1,102 level crossings were developed at a cost of EGP 2.5 billion, according to a statement by the Transport Ministry.
Also 439 out of 1,120 control systems were updated, the statement said.
Some 173 out of the targeted 180 train stations were rehabilitated at a cost of EGP 1.7 billion.
The minister instructed working round the clock to finalize all development plans related to the national railway system in Egypt.
Source: State Information Service Egypt