Bira railway station
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Bira railway station is a small railway station in North 24 Parganas district, West Bengal. Its code is BIRA. It serves Bira town. The station consists of two platforms. The platform is not well sheltered. It lacks many facilities including water and sanitation.
|Kolkata Suburban Railway Station|
|Location||Bira, North 24 Parganas district, West Bengal|
|Elevation||10 metres (33 ft)|
|Owned by||Indian Railways|
|Operated by||Eastern Railway|
|Line(s)||Sealdah–Hasnabad–Bangaon–Ranaghat line of Kolkata Suburban Railway|
|Structure type||At grade|
|Source: Indian Railway Time Table[full citation needed]|
|P1||Side platform No- 1, doors will open on the left|
|Towards →Bangaon→ →|
|→Towards ←Sealdah← ←|
|Side platform No- 2, doors will open on the left|
Bira is located on Sealdah–Hasnabad–Bangaon–Ranaghat line of Kolkata Suburban Railway. Link between Dum Dum to Khulna now in Bangladesh, via Bangaon was constructed by Bengal Central Railway Company in 1882–84. The Sealah-Dum Dum-Barasat-Ashok Nagar-Bangaon sector was electrified in 1963–64.
Bira track layout
Station with two tracks and two side platforms
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- "The Chronology of Railway development in Eastern Indian". railindia. Archived from the original on 16 March 2008. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
- "History of Electrification". IRFCA. Retrieved 28 August 2017.