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Khandwa Junction
Indian Railways station
Khandwa Junction railway station
General information
LocationKhandwa, Khandwa district, Madhya Pradesh
India
Coordinates21°49′26″N 76°21′11″E / 21.824°N 76.353°E / 21.824; 76.353
Elevation310 metres (1,020 ft)
Owned byIndian Railways
Line(s)Howrah–Prayagraj–Mumbai line
Jabalpur–Bhusaval section
Akola–Ratlam line
Platforms6 Platforms.
Tracks12
Construction
ParkingYes
Bicycle facilitiesNo
Other information
StatusFunctioning
Station codeKNW
Zone(s) Central Railway
Division(s) Bhusawal
History
Opened1866; 158 years ago (1866)
Electrified1991–92
Services
Preceding station Indian Railways Following station
Mathela
towards ?
Western Railway zone Bargaon Gujar
towards ?
Mordar
towards ?
Western Railway zone Ajanti
towards ?
Location
Map
Interactive map

Khandwa Junction is on the Jabalpur–Bhusaval section of Howrah–Prayagraj–Mumbai line. It lies in Khandwa district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.[1]

History

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The Great Indian Peninsula Railway opened Bhusawal–Khandwa section in 1866.[2][3]

Electrification

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The Harda–Khandwa–Bhusaval sector was electrified in 1997–98.[4]

Major trains

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Some of the important trains that runs from Khandwa Junction are:[5]

References

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  1. ^ "Khandwa Junction (KNW): Passenger Amenities Details As on : 31/03/2018, Division : Bhusawal". Raildrishti.
  2. ^ "IR History: Early Days – I". Chronology of railways in India, Part 2 (1832–1865). Retrieved 17 November 2013.
  3. ^ "IR History: Early Days – II". Chronology of railways in India, Part 2 (1870–1899). Retrieved 17 November 2013.
  4. ^ "History of Electrification". IRFCA. Retrieved 17 November 2013.
  5. ^ https://indiarailinfo.com/station/map/khandwa-junction-knw/471?tt=0
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