Salt Lake Stadium metro station

Salt Lake Stadium metro station (also known as IFA Salt Lake Stadium metro station[3]) is a station of Kolkata Metro Line 2. It serves the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan and Kadapara area. The station is situated over EM Bypass, 800 m away from the Bengal Chemical metro station.

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Salt Lake Stadium
Kolkata Metro station
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Other namesIFA Salt Lake Stadium[1]
LocationSalt Lake Stadium, Kadapara, Kolkata, West Bengal 700054
Coordinates22°34′23″N 88°24′11″E / 22.573082°N 88.403024°E / 22.573082; 88.403024
Owned byKolkata Metro Rail Corporation
Operated byMetro Railway, Kolkata
PlatformsSide platforms
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeElevated
Platform levels2
Disabled accessYes Disabled access
Other information
StatusOperational
History
Opened13 February 2020; 23 months ago (13 February 2020)[2]
Electrified2018 (750V DC)
Services
Preceding station   Kolkata Metro   Following station
toward Salt Lake Sector VLine 2toward Howrah Maidan
Location
Salt Lake Stadium is located in Kolkata
Salt Lake Stadium
Salt Lake Stadium
Location within Kolkata

The stationEdit

This is the last elevated station on this Line. After this, the line bends almost 90° and enters into the tunnel beside Subhash Sarovar.

LayoutEdit

G Street level Exit/Entrance
L1 Mezzanine Fare control, station agent, Metro Card vending machines
L2 Side platform doors will open on the left  
Eastbound Towards →Bengal Chemical→ →
Westbound Towards ←Phoolbagan← ←
Side platform doors will open on the left  
L2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Report: IFA take up branding rights of Salt Lake Stadium metro station, set to change name". Khel Now. 2020-10-08. Retrieved 2020-10-08.
  2. ^ "অবশেষে চলার পথে, ১৩ ফেব্রুয়ারি থেকে শুরু ইস্ট-ওয়েস্ট মেট্রো" (in Bengali). Kolkata: eisamay.indiatimes.com. 3 February 2020. Retrieved 3 February 2020.
  3. ^ "Metro station named after Indian Football Association in Kolkata". the-aiff.com. 8 Oct 2020. Retrieved 8 Oct 2020.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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