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BAY/Ballari Junction (Bellary) (4 PFs)
ಬಳ್ಳಾರಿ ಜಂಕ್ಷನ್     बल्लारी जंक्शन

Track: Single Diesel-Line

Type of Station: Junction
Number of Platforms: 4
Number of Halting Trains: 44
Number of Originating Trains: 2
Number of Terminating Trains: 2
Jn.Points:- GTL/HPT,UBL/JRU,National Highway 63, Ballari-583101, Karnataka
State: Karnataka
Elevation: 458 m above sea level
Zone: SWR/South Western
Division: Hubballi (Hubli)
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Mar 19 2017 (17:06)  12 more railway stations in State to get free Wi-Fi facility soon (www.thehindu.com)
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New Facilities/TechnologySWR/South Western  -  

News Entry# 296824     
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Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Bhadravati/BDVT added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Birur Junction/RRB added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Arsikere Junction/ASK added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Harihar/HRR added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Haveri/HVR added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Tumakuru (Tumkur)/TK added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Mandya/MYA added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Hosur/HSRA added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Hindupur/HUP added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Banaswadi/BAND added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Toranagallu Junction/TNGL added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Londa Junction/LD added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Koppal/KBL added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Gadag Junction/GDG added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Bagalkot/BGK added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Davangere/DVG added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Shivamogga Town (Shimoga)/SMET added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Mangaluru Junction (Mangalore)/MAJN added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Hosapete Junction (Hospet)/HPT added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Dharwad/DWR added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Vasco-da-Gama/VSG added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Hassan Junction/HAS added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Ballari Junction (Bellary)/BAY added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Vijayapura (Bijapur)/BJP added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Yelahanka Junction/YNK added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Sri Sathya Sai Prashanthi Nilayam/SSPN added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Kengeri/KGI added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Krishnarajapuram/KJM added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Bangarapet Junction/BWT added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Mar 19 2017 (17:06)
Station Tag: Bengaluru Cantt. (Bangalore)/BNC added by NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY/35650

Posted by: NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY  19 news posts
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Seven stations, including Bengaluru, Mysuru and Mangaluru, have the facility
Very soon, 12 more railway stations in the State would get high-speed free Wi-Fi facility for passengers. Seven major stations in the State have the facility now.
RailTel, a public sector undertaking of the Railway Ministry, is executing the project announced in the 2016–17 Railway Budget. The Railway Board had entrusted RailTel
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with the task of installation of Wi-Fi facility at 400 stations across the country in collaboration with Google, under the Digital India initiative of the Union government.
Presently, free Wi-Fi is available at KRS Bengaluru City, Yeshwantpur, Mysuru, Hubballi, Mangaluru Central, and Kalaburagi stations through RailTel. Belagavi station has got the facility under the MPLAD scheme. With each access point covering up to 40 metres, all platforms, passenger concourse and entrance of the stations are covered, according to South Western Railway’s chief public relations officer E. Vijaya.
In 2017–18, the Railways would provide the facility at Vijayapura, Ballari, Dharwad, Hosapete, and Vasco da Gama (Goa) stations in Hubballi division; Bengaluru Cantonment (to be commissioned shortly), Bangarpet, Kengeri, Krishnarajapuram, and Sri Satya Sai Prasanti Nilayam stations in Bengaluru division; Davangere and Shivamogga Town in Mysuru division, and Mangaluru Junction station in Palakkad division of Southern Railway.
Seventeen more stations would be covered in the next financial year. They are Bagalkot, Gadag, Koppal, Londa, and Toranagallu in Hubballi division; Banaswadi, Hindupur, Hosur, Mandya, Tumakuru, and Yelahanka in Bengaluru division, and Arsikere, Birur, Bhadravathi, Harihar, Haveri and Hassan in Mysuru division.
One can get Internet access with speeds up to 1 Mbps for upload and 3 Mbps for download for the first 30 minutes. Subsequently, the speed reduces to 64 Kbps, but, one could access railway-related sites through WiFi for information such as PNR, and train inquiry, throughout the day.
Mar 17 2017 (16:40)  52 Tatkal Special Trains between Hubballi and Chennai Egmore via Ballari, Guntakal, Renigunta (www.scr.indianrailways.gov.in)
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New/Special TrainsSWR/South Western  -  IR Press Release  

News Entry# 296630     
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Mar 17 2017 (16:40)
Station Tag: Chennai Egmore/MS added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Mar 17 2017 (16:40)
Station Tag: Renigunta Junction/RU added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Mar 17 2017 (16:40)
Station Tag: Guntakal Junction/GTL added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Mar 17 2017 (16:40)
Station Tag: Ballari Junction (Bellary)/BAY added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Mar 17 2017 (16:40)
Station Tag: Hosapete Junction (Hospet)/HPT added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Mar 17 2017 (16:40)
Station Tag: Gadag Junction/GDG added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Mar 17 2017 (16:40)
Station Tag: Hubballi Junction (Hubli)/UBL added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Mar 17 2017 (16:40)
Train Tag: Chennai Central - Hubballi Bi-Weekly Tatkal Special/07323 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Mar 17 2017 (16:40)
Train Tag: Hubballi - Chennai Egmore Special Fare Special/07324 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Posted by: NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY  19 news posts
In order to clear extra rush of Passengers during summer fifty two Tatkal special trains will be run between Hubballi – Chennai Egmore as detailed below:- Accordingly, Train No. 07324 Hubballi - Chennai Egmore Bi-Weekly Tatkal Special train will depart Hubballi at 20:20 hrs o­n 3rd, 5th, 10th, 12th, 17th, 19th, 24th, 26th April, 1st, 3rd, 8th, 10th, 15th, 17th, 22nd, 24th, 29th, 31st May, 5th, 7th, 12th, 14th, 19th, 21st, 26th and 28th June 2017 (Mondays & Wednesdays) and arrive/depart Guntakal at 01:50/01:55, Renigunta at 08:10/08:25 hrs and arrive Chennai Egmore at 11:15 hrs o­n the next day. In the opposite direction, Train No. 07323 Chennai Egmore - Hubballi Bi-Weekly Tatkal Special train will depart Chennai Egmore at 13:00 hrs o­n 4th, 6th, 11th, 13th, 18th, 20th, 25th, 27th April, 2nd, 4th, 9th, 11th, 16th, 18th, 23rd, 25th,...
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30th May, 1st, 6th, 8th, 13th, 15th, 20th, 22nd , 27th and 29th June 2017 (Tuesdays & Thursdays) and arrive/depart Renigunta at 16:20/16:30, Guntakal at 22:15/22:20 hrs o­n the same day and arrive Hubballi at 04:30 hrs o­n the next day. Enroute, these special trains will also stop at Gadag, Koppal, Hosapete, Tornagallu, Bellary, Gooty, Tadipatri, Muddanuru, Yerraguntala, Cuddapah, Nandalur, Rajampet, Koduru, Arakkonam stations in both directions and stops at Perambur station o­nly Ex. Hubballi – Chennai Egmore. These special trains will have 17 coaches viz., o­ne AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, six Sleeper Class, six General Second Class and two Second Class Luggage Cum Brake van Coaches.
Mar 17 2017 (14:43)  52 Tatkal Special Trains between Hubballi and Chennai Egmore via Guntakal, Renigunta (www.facebook.com)
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New/Special TrainsSWR/South Western  -  

News Entry# 296604     
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Mar 17 2017 (14:43)
Station Tag: Arakkonam Junction/AJJ added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 17 2017 (14:43)
Station Tag: Renigunta Junction/RU added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 17 2017 (14:43)
Station Tag: Guntakal Junction/GTL added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 17 2017 (14:43)
Station Tag: Ballari Junction (Bellary)/BAY added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 17 2017 (14:43)
Station Tag: Hosapete Junction (Hospet)/HPT added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 17 2017 (14:43)
Station Tag: Gadag Junction/GDG added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 17 2017 (14:43)
Station Tag: Hubballi Junction (Hubli)/UBL added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 17 2017 (14:43)
Train Tag: Hubballi - Chennai Central Special (Via Ballari)/07324 added by Ballari Express~/1060656

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52 Tatkal Special Trains between Hubballi and Chennai Egmore
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Mar 06 2017 (20:03)  SWR Increasing Stoppage Timings of Passenger Trains to facilitate increasing the parcel Loading & Unloading w.e.f 07.03.17 (pbs.twimg.com)
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Other NewsSWR/South Western  -  

News Entry# 295546     
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Mar 06 2017 (20:15)
Station Tag: Belagavi (Belgaum)/BGM added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:15)
Station Tag: Ghatprabha/GPB added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:15)
Station Tag: Gadag Junction/GDG added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:15)
Station Tag: Haveri/HVR added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:15)
Station Tag: Byadgi/BYD added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:15)
Station Tag: Ranibennur/RNR added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:15)
Station Tag: Harihar/HRR added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:15)
Station Tag: Davangere/DVG added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:03)
Station Tag: Miraj Junction/MRJ added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:03)
Station Tag: Dharwad/DWR added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:03)
Station Tag: KSR Bengaluru City Junction (Bangalore)/SBC added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:03)
Station Tag: Hubballi Junction (Hubli)/UBL added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:03)
Station Tag: Koppal/KBL added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:03)
Station Tag: Hosapete Junction (Hospet)/HPT added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:03)
Station Tag: Ballari Junction (Bellary)/BAY added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:03)
Train Tag: Hubballi - KSR Bengaluru City Passenger/56516 added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:03)
Train Tag: KSR Bengaluru City - Hubballi Passenger/56515 added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:03)
Train Tag: Ballari-Dharwad Passenger/51411 added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Mar 06 2017 (20:03)
Train Tag: Ballari-Dharwad Passenger/51411 added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Posted by: Ballari Express~  39 news posts
SWR Increasing Stoppage Timings of Passenger Trains to facilitate increasing the parcel
Loading & Unloading w.e.f 07.03.17
Feb 28 2017 (17:07)  Temporary Augmentation of 34 Express Trains with #Additional #coaches (twitter.com)
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Coach AugmentationsSCR/South Central  -  

News Entry# 294979     
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Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Tirupati Main/TPTY added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Kakinada Town Junction/CCT added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Sainagar Shirdi/SNSI added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Lokmanya Tilak Terminus/LTT added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Kakinada Port/COA added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Machilipatnam/MTM added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Visakhapatnam Junction/VSKP added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Vikarabad Junction/VKB added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Guntur Junction/GNT added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Panvel Junction/PNVL added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Bikaner Junction/BKN added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Nagaur/NGO added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus/CSTM added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Hazur Sahib Nanded/NED added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Sainagar Shirdi - Tirupati Weekly Express/17418 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Tirupati - Sainagar Shirdi Weekly Express/17417 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Andhra Pradesh Sampark Kranti Express/12708 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Andhra Pradesh Sampark Kranti Express/12707 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Circar Express/17644 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Circar Express/17643 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Kacheguda - Chengalpattu Express/17652 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Chengalpattu - Kacheguda Express/17651 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Cocanada AC Express/12776 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Cocanada AC Express/12775 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Sainagar Shirdi - Vijayawada Express/17207 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Vijayawada - Sainagar Shirdi Express/17208 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Mumbai LTT - Kakinada Port Express/17222 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Kakinada Port - Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express/17221 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Secunderabad - Machilipatnam Express/17250 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Machilipatnam - Secunderabad Express/17249 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Visakhapatnam - Secunderabad Garib Rath Express/12739 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Secunderabad- Visakhapatnam Garib Rath Express/12740 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Sabari Express/17229 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Sabari Express/17230 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Narasapur - Hyderabad Express/17255 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Hyderabad-Narasapur Express/17256 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Palnadu SF Express/12748 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Palnadu SF Express/12747 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Panvel - Hazur Sahib Nanded Express (Via Latur)/17613 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Hazur Sahib Nanded - Panvel Express (Via Latur)/17614 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Bikaner - Hazur Sahib Nanded Express/17624 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Hazur Sahib Nanded - Bikaner Weekly Express/17623 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Tapovan Express/17617 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 28 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Tapovan Express/17618 added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

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Temporary Augmentation of 34 Express Trains with #Additional #coaches
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Feb 27 2017 (17:18)  Extension of services of Tr.No 82651/82652 Yesvantpur-SHRI MATA VAISHNO DEVI KATRA -Yesvantpur Suvidha Super Fast Exp (pbs.twimg.com)
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News Entry# 294888     
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Feb 27 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra/SVDK added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 27 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: New Delhi/NDLS added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 27 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Secunderabad Junction/SC added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 27 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Guntakal Junction/GTL added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 27 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Ballari Junction (Bellary)/BAY added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 27 2017 (17:18)
Station Tag: Yesvantpur Junction/YPR added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 27 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra - Yesvantpur Suvidha Express/82652 added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 27 2017 (17:18)
Train Tag: Yesvantpur - Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra Suvidha Express/82651 added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Posted by: Ballari Express~  39 news posts
Extension of services of Tr.No 82651/82652 Yesvantpur-SHRI MATA VAISHNO DEVI KATRA -Yesvantpur Suvidha Super Fast Exp
Feb 10 2017 (10:18)  Vacant land near two rly stations in city to be developed (www.newindianexpress.com)
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New Facilities/TechnologySWR/South Western  -  

News Entry# 293560     
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Feb 10 2017 (10:23)
Station Tag: Vasco-da-Gama/VSG added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:23)
Station Tag: Hubballi Junction (Hubli)/UBL added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:23)
Station Tag: Bangarapet Junction/BWT added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:23)
Station Tag: Shivamogga Town (Shimoga)/SMET added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:23)
Station Tag: Krishnarajapuram/KJM added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:23)
Station Tag: Hosapete Junction (Hospet)/HPT added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:23)
Station Tag: Davangere/DVG added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:20)
Station Tag: KSR Bengaluru City Junction (Bangalore)/SBC added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:20)
Station Tag: Kengeri/KGI added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:20)
Station Tag: Dharwad/DWR added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:20)
Station Tag: Belagavi (Belgaum)/BGM added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:20)
Station Tag: Vijayapura (Bijapur)/BJP added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:20)
Station Tag: Ballari Junction (Bellary)/BAY added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:18)
Station Tag: Bengaluru Cantt. (Bangalore)/BNC added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Feb 10 2017 (10:18)
Station Tag: Yesvantpur Junction/YPR added by Muzzammil Cool/35650

Posted by: NEED MORE TRAINS AT BAY  19 news posts
BENGALURU: Taking a major step towards monetising railway assets and upgrading passenger amenities, Indian Railways on Wednesday invited tenders for development of vacant railway land in the vicinity of 23 railway stations. This includes Bangalore Cantonment and Yeshwantpur in Bangalore Railway Division.
Briefing newspersons at the Divisional Railway Manager’s office before Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu inaugurated the ‘Station Redevelopment Programme’ (announced in this year’s Railway budget) from New Delhi through video link, General Manager of South Western Railway, A K Gupta, said a total of 22.5 acres in Bengaluru will be offered for private development.
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will include 20 acres located 4 km from Yeshwantpur station and 2.25 acres near Cantonment station, located along Thimmaiah Road connecting Queen’s Road,” he said.
Tenders were floated for commercial development of these places on Wednesday and the last date for accepting bids is June 1. The Swiss Challenge Method, which is more transparent than the regular tendering process, has been adopted.

“The bidder can have any commercial venture in railway land, which will be offered on a 45-year lease. Simultaneously, the two stations need to be provided with all conceivable passenger amenities and facilities so that they become iconic ventures,” he added.
Fifteen more stations in South Western Railway will be developed. These include Belagavi, Ballari, Vijayapura, Davangere, Dharwad, Hosapete, Hubballi, Krishnarajapuram, Shivamogga, Sai Prashanti Nilayam, Vasco Da Gama, Bangarpet and Bengaluru city (Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna) stations, Gupta said.
In the second phase, bids for redevelopment of 100 stations will be put out in June. In the third and final phase in December, 250-plus stations will be covered.
Suresh Prabhu, in a speech telecast live across many railway divisions, said that the space near railway stations falls under the “most valuable real estate in the country.”
“The entire Stations Redevelopment Programme was targeting `1 lakh crore to be obtained by monetising 2,200 acres of land across 100 cities across the country,” he said. Altogether 400-plus A1 and A stations would be developed.
Feb 07 2017 (13:08)  ress Release No.191, SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY GETS 15.88% MORE ALLOCATION OF FUNDS (www.swr.indianrailways.gov.in)
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Rail BudgetSWR/South Western  -  IR Press Release  

News Entry# 293321     
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Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: Kadur Junction/DRU added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: Tumakuru (Tumkur)/TK added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: Arsikere Junction/ASK added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: Yalvigi/YLG added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: Gadag Junction/GDG added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: Hubballi Junction (Hubli)/UBL added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: Hosapete Junction (Hospet)/HPT added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: KSR Bengaluru City Junction (Bangalore)/SBC added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: Chitradurga/CTA added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: Dharmavaram Junction/DMM added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: Rayadurg Junction/RDG added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
Station Tag: Chikjajur Junction/JRU added by Ballari Express~/1060656

Feb 07 2017 (13:08)
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SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
Press Release No.191 Dt. 3-02-2017
SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY GETS 15.88% MORE ALLOCATION OF FUNDS
South Western Railway gets 15.88%more allocation of funds to various projects during
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2017-18 than the previous year said Shri A.K. GUPTA, General Manager.He was sharing the Union budget announcements with the media at Rail Soudha, Hubballi.
We can complete electrification work of whole South Western Railway within a period of ten years he answered to a query. Three agencies are working for the completion, he added.
The details of funds allocation to various projects of South Western Railway as follows:-
New Works Included in the Budget 2017-18
New line sanctioned
Project
Length
(In Km)
Cost
(In Rs. Crore)
Gadag-Yalvigi
58
640
New line identified under Capital investment programme to be taken up as Joint Venture with State Govt.
Project
Length
(In Km)
Cost
(In Rs. Crore)
Shimoga-Shikaripura-Ranibennur
98
1700
Electrification Works sanctioned
S. No.
Project
Length
(In Km)
Cost
(In Rs. Crore)
1
ChikBanavar-Hubli
456
551.6
2
Chikjajur-Bellary
184
165.6
3
Gadag-Hotgi
284
341.72
4
Bengaluru-Omalur via Hosur
196
152.83
Total
1120
1211.75
Survey for New line:
S. No.
Name of Project
Length
(Km)
1
Badami-Yelburga via Gajendragarh
53
2
Alamatti-Koppal
125
3
Dharmavaram-Bellari
120
4
Bidar-Nanded
157
5
Swamihalli-Rayadurga
45
6
Hassan-Belur-Chikmaglur-Sringeri-Shimoga
150
7
Hindupur-Chitradurga
132
8
Challakere-Hiriyur-Huliyar-Chikkanayakanahalli-Turuvekere- Channarayapattana
200
9
Thalassery-Mysore
300
Survey for third line
Project
Length
(Km)
Whitefield-Bangarpet 3rd line
47
New ROB/RUBs/Subways Sanctioned
No. of ROBs
No. of RUBs
Subways
Total
Total Cost
(In Rs. Crore)
5
3
15
23
193.08
ROB:
S. No.
In Lieu of
Between Stations
Section
1
LC No.3.
Hassan & Sakleshpur
Hassan-Mangalore
2
LC No. 5
Mysuru& Belagola of
Mysuru –Arsikere
3
LC No.31
Krishnarajanagar & Hosa Agrahara
Mysuru –Arsikere
4
LC No. 51
Akkihebbalu & Mandagere
Mysuru –Arsikere
5
LC No.84
Bijapur-Minchnal
Bijapur - Hotgi
RUB:
S. No.
In Lieu of
Between Stations
Sections
1
LC No.9
Yelhanka &Chennasandrastation
Baiyyappanahali –Dharmavaram
2
LC No. 1
Mysuru&Ashokpuram
Mysuru – Chamarajanagar
3
LC No. 78
Holenarasipura & Mavinkere
Mysuru – Arsikere
Subway
S. No.
In Lieu of LC
Section
1
LC No 202,208 and 211 (Total 3 Nos)
Gooty – Wadi
2
LCNo. 16,18,59,83,111,115 & 118 (total 7 no.s )
Birur – Talguppa
3
LC No.17, 37, 63,89 & 91(total 5 no.s )
Chikjajur – Rayadurga
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SWR - Pink Book 2017-18 - Plan Head wise Outlay 2017-18 and comparison with previous two years
Sl.no
plan Head No.
Name of the plan head
Grant
for 2015-16
Grant
for 2016-17
Grant
for 2017-18
1
11
New Lines (Construction)
162.29
394.88
331.80
2
14
Gauge Conversion
9.52
8.91
5.00
3
15
Doubling
592.94
1407.81
1629.60
4
16
Traf.Facilities
30.39
20.71
59.10
5
21
Rolling Stock
86.40
17.06
15.32
6
29
Road Safety Works (LC)
11.43
19.42
19.21
7
30
Road Saftey Works ROB/RUB
160.12
165.95
207.78
8
31
Track Renewal
180.97
255.54
386.01
9
32
Bridge Works
34.72
28.72
28.50
10
33
S&T works
30.98
31.95
51.52
11
36
Other Electrical Works
4.16
2.47
10.91
12
53
Passenger Amenities
57.58
42.63
39.59
Total for all Plan Heads
1670.64
2738.85
3174

** There is an increase of 89.21% in the outlay for 2017-18 (Project works) when compared to the outlay of 2015-16
** There is an increase of 15.88% in the outlay for 2017-18 (Project works) when compared to the outlay of 2016-17
** For the year 2016-17 an amount of Rs.445.14 crores was allotted under Safety Fund
** An amount or Rs. 724.26 crores has been allotted under Rashtriya Rail Sanraksha Kosh for the year 2017-18
Budget Allocation for 2017-18 of new line projects over SWR
Detailsof New Line over SWR
S.No
New Line
Kms
Rs. In Cr.
1
Kottur- Harihar
65
8
2
Kadur- Sakleshpur
93
70
3
Hassan- Bengaluru via Shravanabelgola
166
129.5
4
Hubballi - Ankola
167
9.95
5
SBC- Satyamangalam
260
21
6
Raidurg- Tumkuru via Kadur
213
182
7
Bagalkot- Kudachi
142
90
8
Tumkur-Chitradurg-Davengere
199.7
130
9
Whitefield- Kolar
52.9
10.5
10
Shimoga town- Harihar
78.66
10.5
11
Chikballapur- Putupurthy-Sathya sai Prashanti
Nilayam
103
0.1
12
Gadag- Wadi
252
190
13
Shrinivaspura- Madanapalli
75
0.1
14
Chickballapur - Gowribidanur
44
0.1
15
Marikuppam-Kuppam
23.7
15
Budget allocation for 2017-18 Doubling Works over SWR
Sl
Kms.
Rs. In Cr.
1
Whitefield-Bangarapet-Kuppam
81.21
0.5
2
Bangalore-Whitefield-Bangalore City-Krishnarajapuram Quadrupling
23.08
1
3
Dharwad-Kambarganvi
26.68
10
4
Hubli-Hebsur
17.17
3
5
Arsikere-Birur - Patch doubling
44.28
1
6
Ramanagaram-Mysore
91.5
12
7
Yeswanthpur-Yelahanka - Doubling with overhead equipment
12.07
4
8
Yelahanka-Chennasandra - Doubling with overhead equipment
12.89
3
9
Birur-Shivani - Patch doubling
28.67
2
10
Hosadurga Road-Chikjajur - Patch doubling
28.89
4
11
Hospet-Hubli-Londa-Tinaighat-Vasco da Gama
352.28
250
12
Shivani-Hosadurga Road
9.98
2
13
Toranagallu - Ranjithpura
22.9
0.1
14
Hotgi-Kudgi-Gadag
284
344
15
Yalahanka-Penukonda
120.53
120
16
Hubli - Chikjajur
190
200
17
Arsikere - Tumkur
96
140
18
Birur - Shimoga
60
2
(E.Vijaya)
Chief Public Relations Officer
Hubballi
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BENGALURU: The huge allocation of funds towards railway safety in Karnataka and electrification of tracks stand out in the 2017-2018 budget. Passenger amenities though have been sidetracked. The details of allocations for the South Western Railway Zone were made public following the release of the Pink Book in Parliament on Friday.
An amount of Rs 724.26 crore has been allocated for the Rail Safety Fund (Rashtriya Rail Sanraksh Kosh) out of the overall budgetary allocation of Rs 3,174 crore, giving a boost to passenger safety in the light of a spate of derailments across the country in the last few months.
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the increase in allocation, a statement from the South Western Railway said, “For the year 2016-2017, an amount of Rs 445.15 crore was allocated for the Safety Fund.”
There have been no new trains sanctioned though there was a demand for at least one additional train on the packed Bengaluru-Mysuru section.
The Rs 1,211.75 crore sanctioned for electrification works across the zone is a big step towards improving the traction (pulling power) of the trains (break-up given in box).
“The diesel-run trains will switch to electric which will ensure efficient running of trains,” said Chief Administrative Officer, South Western Railway, Ashok Gupta.
The only new line sanctioned is between Gadag and Yalvigi which is expected to cost Rs 640 crore.
Another new 98-km line between Shivamogga and Ranebennur has been proposed. However, the Rs 1,700 crore funding for it has to be mobilised by forming a joint venture with the state government.
A sum Rs 1,629.6 crore have been sanctioned for ongoing track doubling works. Major allocations among them are Rs 344 crore  for Hotgi-Kudgi-Gadag; Rs 200 crore for Hubballi-Chikkajajur; Rs 140 crore for Arasikere-Tumakuru and Rs 120 crore for Yelahanka-Penukonda lines.
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