Rail transport in Nepal
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The Jainagar–Janakpur line was initially built in 2 ft 6 in (762 mm) narrow gauge. This line is under gauge conversion to 5 ft 6 in (1,676 mm) broad gauge. The line also will be extended to Bardibas through Bijalpura.
The capital, Kathmandu, has no railway connections.
In November 2017, Chinese media reported the arrival of a delegation of Chinese railway experts to Nepal. The Chinese experts discussed the possibility of a railway connection between China and Nepal.
- 中方铁路代表团赴尼泊尔开展铁路调研 (A team of Chinese railway representatives visit Nepal to initiate a railway study), 2017-11-14
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