Manduadih railway station

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Manduadih
Indian Railway Station
Location Manduadih, Varanasi District, Uttar Pradesh
 India
Coordinates 25°17′5″N 82°58′20″E / 25.28472°N 82.97222°E / 25.28472; 82.97222
Elevation 80.71 metres (264.8 ft)
Owned by Indian Railway
Operated by North Eastern Railway
Line(s) Allahabad-Mau-Gorakhpur Main Line
Platforms 3
Tracks 7
Construction
Structure type Standard (on ground station)
Parking Available
Other information
Station code MUV
Division(s) Varanasi (NER)
History
Previous names Bengal and North Western Railway

Manduadih railway station is situated in Manduadih area of Varanasi in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It also a Terminal station of Varanasi. Because of huge rush at Varanasi Junction the railway will develop as a high facilitated terminal.

History[edit]

The Allahabad-Mau-Gorakhpur Main Line was constructed as a 1,000 mm (3 ft 3 38 in) wide metre gauge line by the Bengal and North Western Railway between 1899 and 1913. It was converted to 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in) wide broad gauge in 1993-94.

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Station upgradation[edit]

There are plans to upgrade Manduadih railway station.[3]

Express trains starting from Manduadih[edit]

Train number Train name Origin Destination
12559 Shiv Ganga Express Manduadih New Delhi
12581 Manduadih - New Delhi Superfast Express Manduadih New Delhi
15117 Manduadih - Jabalpur Express Manduadih Jabalpur Junction
15103 Gorakhpur - Manduadih Intercity Express Manduadih Gorakhpur Junction
22132 Pune–Manduadih Gyan Ganga Express Manduadih Pune Junction
12538 Bapu Dham Superfast Express Manduadih Muzaffarpur Junction
15120 Rameswaram - Manduadih Weekly Express Manduadih Rameswaram

Passenger trains starting from Manduadih[edit]

Train number Train name Origin Destination
55122 Passenger Manduadih Bhatni
55150 Passenger Manduadih Gorakhpur Junction
55125 Passenger Manduadih Allahabad City
55127 Passenger Manduadih Allahabad City
55129 Passenger Manduadih Allahabad City

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Indian Railway History – North Eastern Railway" (PDF). Former Bengal & North Western Railway lines. Wordpress. Retrieved 25 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Varanasi Division". North Eastern Railway. Retrieved 25 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Makeover of Manduadih station on the cards". The Times of India, Varanasi, 24 May 2013. Retrieved 25 January 2014. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station   Indian Railway   Following station
North Eastern Railway zone
Varanasi-Allahabad link