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Narendrapur railway station

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Narendrapur
Kolkata Suburban Railway Station
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Narendrapur Railway Station
LocationNarendrapur, South 24 Parganas, West Bengal
India
Coordinates22°16′17″N 88°15′22″E / 22.2714°N 88.2561°E / 22.2714; 88.2561
Elevation9 metres (30 ft)
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated byEastern Railway
Line(s)Sealdah–Namkhana line
Platforms2
Tracks2
ConnectionsTaxi stand, Bus stand Bus interchange
Construction
Structure typeStandard (on ground station)
ParkingAvailable
Bicycle facilitiesAvailable
Disabled accessAvailable Handicapped/disabled access[citation needed][dubious ]
Other information
StatusFunctioning
Station codeNRPR
Zone(s) Eastern Railway
Division(s) Sealdah
History
Opened1862; 157 years ago (1862)[citation needed]
Electrified1965–66
Previous namesEastern Bengal Railway
Services
Preceding station   Kolkata Suburban Railway   Following station
toward Namkhana
Sealdah South
toward Sealdah
Location
Narendrapur is located in India
Narendrapur
Narendrapur
Location in West Bengal
Narendrapur is located in West Bengal
Narendrapur
Narendrapur
Location in India

Narendrapur railway station is a Kolkata Suburban Railway Station on the Sealdah–Namkhana line with an approximate 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) distance from Sealdah railway station. It is under the jurisdiction of Eastern Railway zone of Indian Railways. Narendrapur railway station is one of the busiest railway stations of Sealdah railway division. More than 115 pairs of E.M.U. local trains pass through the railway station on a daily basis. It is situated in South 24 Parganas district in the Indian State of West Bengal. Narendrapur railway station serves Narendrapur city and the surrounding areas.[1][2]

Geography

It has an average elevation of 9 metres (30 ft).

History

In 1862; 157 years ago (1862), the Eastern Bengal Railway constructed a 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in) wide Broad Gauge Railway from Sealdah to Narendrapur.[citation needed]

Electrification

Electrification from Sealdah to Narendrapur was completed with 25 kV AC overhead system in 1965–66.[citation needed]

References

  1. ^ "NRPR/Narendrapur".
  2. ^ "NRPR/Narendrapur Railway Time Table".

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