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Q.

On which river, the highest railway bridge in the world is being constructed in Jammu & Kashmir?

 A.

Shyok River

 B.

Jhelum River

 C.

Chenab Rive

 D.

Indus River

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Solution:
Option(C) is correct

The Railway bridge being constructed over the Chenab River in Jammu & Kashmir is planned to have a height of 359 meters from river bed level which, as per available information, is the highest railway bridge in the world.

The railway bridge over river Chenab is a part of Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla new line project which, on completion, is expected to connect Anantnag, Pulwama, Sopian, Badgam, Srinagar and Baramulla districts of Jammu & Kashmir State to the Railway network.


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