Raja ki Mandi railway station
|Indian Railway Station|
Raja ki Mandi railway station name plate on Platform No.1
|Location||Dr. H.S.sharma Road, Lohamandi, Agra, Uttar Pradesh
|Elevation||170 metres (560 ft)|
|Owned by||Indian Railways|
|Operated by||North Central Railway|
|Structure type||Standard on ground|
|Previous names||East Indian Railway Company|
|Railways in Agra|
Source: Google maps
Agra, the 16-17th century capital of the Mughals, is home to monuments such as the Taj Mahal and the Agra Fort.The Taj Mahal attracts 7-8 million tourists annually. About 0.8 million foreign tourists visit it.
The broad gauge Agra-Delhi chord was opened in 1904.The construction of this station begin in 1904.
The Faridabad-Mathura-Agra section was electrified in 1982-85, Tundla-Yamuna Bridge in 1998-99 and Yamuna Bridge-Agra in 1990-91.
Raja ki Mandi railway station serves around 114,000 passengers every day.
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|Preceding station||Indian Railways||Following station|
|North Central Railway zone|
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