Dakshineswar railway station
Dakshineswar railway station is a station of Eastern Railway. It is 13 km away from Sealdah and 9 km from Dankuni Junction on the Sealdah–Dankuni line of Eastern Railway. It is part of the Kolkata Suburban Railway system. Dankuni and Bardhaman local train connects this place to Sealdah Station and other stations of the Sealdah main line. It is an important railway station between Dum Dum and Dankuni railway stations.
|Kolkata Suburban Railway station|
|Location||Dakshineswar, Kolkata, West Bengal|
|Elevation||8 metres (26 ft)|
|Owned by||Indian Railways|
|Operated by||Eastern Railway|
|Platforms||2 (Side platforms)|
DN44 bus stand
|Structure type||At grade|
|Bicycle facilities||Not available|
|Disabled access||Not available|
|Previous names||Eastern Bengal Railway|
Sealdah–Dankuni line was opened in 1865 and converted to electrification in 1965, On that time the Freight Services was passed on this line which was profitable for railways and the EMU trains also runs on this line for connecting to Chord line to Howrah Jn for plying long-distance trains.
|P1||Side platform No- 1, doors will open on the left|
|Towards →Dankuni→ →|
|Towards ←Sealdah← ←|
|P2||Side platform No- 2, doors will open on the left|
Dakshineswar track layout
Station with two tracks and two side platforms
- "Indian railway codes". Indian Railways. Retrieved 26 August 2018.
- Electrification of Railways, IRFCA, 10 December 2018
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