Indian Railways is implementing the broad gauge line connectivity project from Bhairabi to Sairang (51.38 km) (suburban city of Aizawl, the Capital city of Mizoram) in Mizoram. The project was sanctioned in 2008-09. The latest anticipated cost of the project is Rs. 4,968 crore and the land could be made available in 2014-15 and work speeded up from 2015-16 & the expenditure of Rs 1,958.09 crore has been incurred on the project upto 31.03.2019. The construction work has been taken up throughout the length of project and 80% tunneling work has been completed and the work on 6 tall bridges has been taken up. For complete commissioning of the project, the work of acquisition of balance 53.90 Hectare of land has been taken up. Target date for completion for complete project is 2 years after complete land is handed over to Railways.