Mar 6, 2017

Bokaro Steel City to get second railway station


Bokaro Steel City to get second railway station

Summary: BOKARO: Steel City will soon get a second railway station close to Sector-9 area. Developing Ispat Nagar Station , railway authorities said, will be helpful to local passengers who travel on Bhojudih-Adra and Howrah route. Development of Ispat Nagar station route will be an alternative of Chandil route. Adra Railway Division authorities said the process to develop Ispat Nagar station as the stoppage of passenger trains has already been initiated.Currently, only goods train run on the Ispat Nagar station route. "The railway tracks installed in Ispat Nagar station is presently fit for goods trains only.
BOKARO: Steel City will soon get a second railway station close to Sector-9 area. Adra Railway Division authorities said the process to develop Ispat Nagar station as the stoppage of passenger trains has already been initiated.Currently, only goods train run on the Ispat Nagar station route. Developing Ispat Nagar Station , railway authorities said, will be helpful to local passengers who travel on Bhojudih-Adra and Howrah route. 

The existing Bokaro railway station is about nine kilometres away from the city.Bhaskar, senior divisional commercial manager, Adra railway division, said assessing the growing need of the residents, the railway department has decided to use the 20-year-old Ispat Nagar station route for passenger trains too."The railway tracks installed in Ispat Nagar station is presently fit for goods trains only. We have begun the process to upgrade the railway tracks, making it fit for passenger trains. Development of Ispat Nagar station route will be an alternative of Chandil route. 

Source: Times Of India.