Both leaders discussed not only the energy sector but also industrial cooperation and transport, primarily the project of a broad-gauge
railway from Kosice to Vienna.In fact, a cooperation agreement was signed between the Slovenske Elektrarne energy generator and Russia's TVEL state company.
He said that new track of broad-gauge
would be laid from Karachi to Peshawar, while the removed track would be used at different places in the country.
Around 200 meter-gauge and 50 broad-gauge
coaches will arrive from Indonesia by the end of this year, the minister noted.
It is for the first time in five years that a complete locomotive comprised of 53 goods wagons had reached Nepal from India through the Janakpur-Jaynagar broad-gauge
We also decided to replace the broad-gauge
track with the standard gauge.
A separate standard gauge line will be laid for CPEC related projects , rather than using the broad-gauge
line, he further told.