Mathura, Apr 24: Union Minister Manoj Singh today said the work to re-introduce railbus service between Mathura and Vrindavan, considering their religious importance, is under porgress.(Also Read: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav writes to Railway Minister for Mathura-Vrindavan railbus) Also Read - IndiaMART CEO, 2 Others Booked For Selling Govardhan Hill Rocks Online

“The work is in progress to re-start railbus between? Mathura and Vrindaban shortly. To overcome the technical snag it has developed, a plan is afoot to send it to Izatnagar,” he told reporters, after paying obeisance to the deity in Bankey-Behari temple in Vrindaban yesterday. Also Read - 17-Year-Old Boy Kills His Father, Watches 'Crime Patrol' 100 Times to Learn How to Destroy Evidence

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav in a letter to Union Railway Minister had requested to re-start railbus between Mathura and Vrindaban owing to the religious importance of Vrindaban. Earlier in the day, addressing a function at a private university, he said to overcome problem of unemployment 50 lakhs people would be recruited every year. Also Read - Barely Two Days After Reopening, Vrindavan's Bankey Bihari Temple Shut Indefinitely Amid COVID-19 Threat