Iranian Transport and Urbanization Minister Abbas Ahundi said in his meeting with the Minister of Urbanization of Afghanistan, Sadatat Mansur, that the railway connecting the two countries will be completed by March 2016.
Iranian Minister, the government of Afghanistan, the construction of the railway, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan, and then to reach China, "Silk Road" to continue the completion of the route announced.
Ahundi, recently, '' Silk Road '' will come together with representatives of countries on the route reported.
On the Iran-Afghanistan railway, 9 trains will make a round trip.
Iran, Afghanistan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan made an agreement for the construction of the railway at 2012 in June. Iran has announced that it could provide financing for the construction of the railway section that will pass through Kyrgyzstan.
The total length of the railway from Kashgar city of China to the city of Gerat in Afghanistan will be one thousand 972 km.