Mahakaran metro station

Mahakaran metro station[1] also known as New Mahakaran[2] metro station (both are officially correct) is a station of Line 2 (East-West Metro) of the Kolkata Metro, located in B.B.D. Bagh area. There are many British heritage buildings near the station with the Lal Dighi adjoining it. The tracks leaving the station towards Howrah go underneath the Hooghly river through the 1st underwater metro tunnel of India.

Mahakaran / New Mahakaran
Kolkata Metro station
LocationB. B. D. Bagh, Kolkata - 700001
Coordinates22°34′16″N 88°21′00″E / 22.571189°N 88.350106°E / 22.571189; 88.350106
Owned byKolkata Metro Rail Corporation
Operated byKolkata Metro Rail Corporation
PlatformsIsland platforms
Structure typeUnderground
Disabled accessYes Disabled access
Other information
StatusUnder construction
Fare zoneEast-West
Opening2021 (expected)
Preceding station   Kolkata Metro   Following station
Line 2
Mahakaran / New Mahakaran is located in Kolkata
Mahakaran / New Mahakaran
Mahakaran / New Mahakaran
Location within Kolkata

The StationEdit


G Street Level Exit/ Entrance
M Mezzanine Fare control, station agent, Ticket/token, shops
P Eastbound Toward →Esplanade→→
Island platform, doors will open on the right  
Westbound Toward ←Howrah←←

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "KMRC".
  2. ^ "Kolkata-Metro-Rail-Project-Business-Buzz-Ahmedabad-Metro" (PDF).

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