Ghazipur City railway station

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Ghazipur City Railway Station
Indian Railway Station
LocationMalgodam Road, Ghazipur, Uttar Pradesh
 India
Elevation74 m (243 ft)
Owned byIndian Railways
Operated byNorth Eastern Railway
Platforms3 BG
Tracks6 BG
ConnectionsTaxi Stand, Auto Stand
Construction
Structure typeStandard (on ground station)
ParkingAvailable
Bicycle facilitiesAvailable
Disabled accessHandicapped/disabled access[dubious ][citation needed]
Other information
StatusConstruction - Doubling
Station codeGCT
Zone(s) North Eastern Railway
Division(s) Varanasi railway division
History
RebuiltYes
ElectrifiedYes
Traffic
Passengers10000 per day[citation needed]
Location
Ghazipur City Railway Station is located in India
Ghazipur City Railway Station
Ghazipur City Railway Station
Location within India
Ghazipur City Railway Station is located in Uttar Pradesh
Ghazipur City Railway Station
Ghazipur City Railway Station
Ghazipur City Railway Station (Uttar Pradesh)

Ghazipur City Railway Station (GCT) is largest and most important railway station of Ghazipur district. The station is situated 2 km north of Civil lines area, in the city of Ghazipur.[1][not in citation given][2][not in citation given][3][not in citation given] [4][not in citation given] [5][not in citation given][6][not in citation given]

The station lies in the North Eastern Railway Zone, Gorakhpur under Varanasi division. The station is directly connected to Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Surat, Agra, Bhopal, Jammu, Asansol Patna junction, Lucknow, Amritsar, Jabalpur, Guwahati Kolkata, New Jalpaiguri, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra, Pathankot, and other major & important cities by routine trains and the coming years Ghazipur Railway Station Will Be strategically more important.[7]

Currently it has single line railway route and coming year[when?] GCT will have double line Railway Route with electrification of Allahabad Jn-Varanasi Jn-Ghazipur City-Chhapra Jn Rail Route. And a new rail line from Mau Junction to Tarighat Station via : Ghazipur City Station and Bridge on Ganga River.

The station has a WiFi facility and rake handling facility. There are plans for a washing pit, and loco maintenance.[citation needed] Ghazipur City is going to be one of the largest railway junctions in Eastern Uttar Pradesh.[clarification needed]

Upcoming Projects[edit]

Trains[edit]

Some of the trains that run from Ghazipur are:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ New express train between Guwahati and Indore
  2. ^ Eastern UP gets railways attention via Varanasi
  3. ^ PM Modi to launch rail projects in Ghazipur
  4. ^ Will rail projects help BJP fly in Eastern UP?
  5. ^ Massive rail expansion projects underway at Varanasi, Ghazipur
  6. ^ HIGHLIGHTS NORTHERN REGION AT 1830 HRS
  7. ^ Rail projects in and around Varanasi move to higher gear
  8. ^ "मऊ-गाजीपुर रेल लाइन बिछेगी - Amarujala". Amar Ujala. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  9. ^ "रेल राज्यमंत्री मनोज सिन्हा का दावा, 2019 के पहले पूरे हो जाएंगे रेलवे के ये दो बड़े प्रोजेक्ट". www.patrika.com (in Hindi). Retrieved 9 March 2019.

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