Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam railway station

Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam (station code:SSPN) is a major railway station and serves the pilgrim town of Puttaparthi in Andhra Pradesh, India. Puttaparthi is a renowned pilgrim center and the location of the ashram of Sathya Sai Baba. The station comes under the jurisdiction of Bangalore division of South Western Railways.[1] It has four platforms and is situated on the line connecting Dharmavaram and Penukonda.

Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam
Prashanti Nilayam Railway Station.jpg
Platform No.1 of Prashanti Nilayam Railway Station
LocationPuttaparthi, Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates14°09′40″N 77°45′32″E / 14.1611°N 77.7590°E / 14.1611; 77.7590Coordinates: 14°09′40″N 77°45′32″E / 14.1611°N 77.7590°E / 14.1611; 77.7590
Elevation800 m
Owned byIndian Railways
Line(s)Guntakal-Bangalore section
Construction
ParkingAvailable
Other information
StatusOpen
Station codeSSPN
Fare zoneSouth Western Railway zone passenger traffic per day 25000
ElectrifiedYes
Location
Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam is located in Andhra Pradesh
Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam
Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam
Location in Andhra Pradesh
Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam is located in India
Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam
Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam
Location in India

Performance and EarningsEdit

The table below shows the passenger earnings of the station previous years.[2]

Passenger Earnings
Year Earnings
(in Lakhs)
2011-12 910.69
2012–13 1013
2013–14 1283
2014–15 1482

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SSPN/Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam". IndiaRail.info.
  2. ^ http://www.cr.indianrailways.gov.in/redevelopment_view_details_r.jsp?ID1=SSP%20NILAYAM
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