The central government has decided to set up all the facilities for the next 50 years in the most important railway stations of the country. Secunderabad Railway Station will get a new look. This railway station, which will be developed with modern touches, will resemble an airport.
Apr 06, 2023 | 10:00 PM
Secunderabad Railway Station will get a new look. This railway station, which will be developed with modern touches, will resemble an airport. International standard facilities will be available to the passengers. On the 8th of this month, the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, will lay the foundation stone for many development works in the premises of Secunderabad Railway Station and will start some others.
Secunderabad railway station is also one of them. An estimated cost of Rs.719 crore has been fixed. This railway station will be renovated with international standards. In this railway station, which will stand as the leader of the South Central Railway zone, the most luxurious lounges will be set up for the relaxation of the passengers and an information system will be set up to accurately inform the arrival and departure of trains.
The station will be developed with modern facilities and facilities in view of the day by day increasing traffic. A station building on the north side and another building on the south side will be constructed with G + 3 floors.
The existing building area of the railway station will be designed with international standards. A special double level bridge of 108 meters will be constructed to connect all the platforms from the terminal building.
As part of the modernization works, direct connectivity will be established to East and West Metro Stations and Raithifil Bus Station. Multilevel car parking and special routes will be arranged for the coming and going passengers.
Also, while Prime Minister Modi was supposed to come earlier to lay the foundation stone for the modernization of this railway station, it was postponed twice due to various reasons. With this, the Ministry of Railways has recently finalized the schedule of Prime Minister Modi. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Modi will flag off the Vande Bharat Express train at Secunderabad Railway Station during his visit.
This express train plying between Sikandrabad and Tirupati will reach the destination in less than 8 hours compared to other trains plying on this route. Recently the railway department has also assigned numbers to this train.
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