Kondakal (Metro Rail News): K.T. Rama Rao, IT Minister, Telangana is preparing to inaugurate India’s largest private Rail Coach Factory of Medha Servo Drives in Kondakal, near Shankerpallyon on the outskirts of Hyderabad soon.
According to him, this will be India’s largest private rail coach facility, which will manufacture ship out rail coaches.
Mr. Rao laid the foundation stone for the facility in August 2020, worth Rs 1,000 crore.
Its annual manufacturing capacity is 500 coaches and 50 locomotives of various sorts. The Adibhatla aviation centre and factory, which makes components for Boeing, Apache, and Sikorsky aircraft and helicopters, a tractor plant in Zaheerebad and a bus building facility in Hyderabad have been praised as the next in line.
Not only will coaches and locomotives be produced, but also facilities for the inner city train set, metro trains, and monorail, among other things, providing direct employment to at least 1,000 people at the Medho Servo Drives private rail coach factory and indirect employment to another 1200 people.