Sudamdih railway station
|Indian Railway Junction Station|
|Location||Sudamdih, Distt: Dhanbad, Jharkhand
|Elevation||145 metres (476 ft)|
|Owned by||Indian Railways|
|Operated by||South Eastern Railway|
|Line(s)||Jharia Coalfield rail network
Sudamdih-Bhojudih link to
Adra-Netaji S.C.Bose Gomoh branch line
|Structure type||Standard (on ground station)|
Sudamdih is a railway station on the Jharia Coalfield rail network, just north of the Damodar and links to Bhojudih, south of the Damodar, and on the Adra-Netaji SC Bose Gomoh branch line. It is located in Dhanbad district in the Indian state of Jharkhand. It serves Sudamdih, Sudamdih colliery and Sudamdih washery.
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.
The Santaldih-Pathardih-Sudamdih-Jamadoba sector was electrified in 1965-66.
Sudamdih railway station serves around 15,000 passengers everyday.
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|Preceding station||Indian Railway||Following station|
|South Eastern Railway zone|
|Eastern Railway zone|
|Terminus||South Eastern Railway zone|
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