Bhojudih railway station

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Bhojudih
Indian Railway Junction Station
Station statistics
Address Santaldih Road, Bhojudih, Distt: Bokaro, Jharkhand
India
Coordinates 23°38′31″N 86°26′49″E / 23.6420°N 86.4469°E / 23.6420; 86.4469Coordinates: 23°38′31″N 86°26′49″E / 23.6420°N 86.4469°E / 23.6420; 86.4469
Elevation 157 metres (515 ft)
Line(s) Adra-Netaji S.C.Bose Gomoh branch line
Bhojudih-Sudamdih link to the
Jharia Coalfield rail network
Structure type Standard (on ground station)
Platforms 2
Parking Yes
Bicycle facilities No
Baggage check No
Other information
Opened 1907
Electrified 1965-66
Station code BJE
Division(s) Adra
Owned by Indian Railways
Operator South Eastern Railway
Station status Functioning
Location
Bhojudih railway station is located in Jharkhand
Bhojudih railway station
Location of Bhojudih railway station in Jharkhand

Bhojudih is a railway station on the Adra-Netaji SC Bose Gomoh branch line, just south of the Damodar and links to Sudamdih, north of the Damodar, and on the Jharia Coalfield rail network. It is located in Bokaro district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.

History[edit]

The Bengal Nagpur Railway extended its then mainline, the Nagpur-Asansol line, to Netaji S.C.Bose Gomoh, on East Indian Railway’s main line, in 1907. The Mohuda-Chandrapura branch line was opened in 1913.[1]

Electrification[edit]

The Anara-Rukni-Santaldih and Santaldih-Pathardih-Sudamdih-Jamadoba sectors were electrified in 1965-66.[2]

Passenger movement[edit]

Bhojudih railway station serves around 39,000 passengers everyday.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Major Events in the Formation of S.E. Railway". South Eastern Railway. Retrieved 25 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "History of Electrification". IRFCA. Retrieved 20 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Bhojudih (BJE)". Indian Rail Enquiry. Retrieved 16 July 2013. 

External links[edit]

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Terminus South Eastern Railway zone