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Blog Entry# 1385630
Posted: Mar 03 2015 (23:41)

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Last Response: Mar 05 2015 (22:15)
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Mar 03 2015 (23:41)   DGR/Durgapur (5 PFs)
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Durgapur Railway Station !! Super Clean, Hygienic and Technologically Ahead.
In the Pics-
1) Bagh Exp Leaving with ASN WAG 5P #23525
2) DGR RPF Barracks
UDL WDM 3A #16400R Resting after bringing in Chennai Exp.
4) Few Random Shots of the station.
5) Muzaffarpur Fast Pass arriving with ASn WAM 4
6) ER's yet another RRI made at DGR. Now all the 4 Through lines are allowed for 130 Skip at DGR.
7) As the RRI is made Lines were maintained by changing rocks in the Middle Fast Lines as Hool Exp Waits for Signal.
1)The station has Non AC Dormitory and AC/Non Ac Rooms available at Rs 80,150,300 respectively with Online booking facility.
2) There is a IRCTC Jan Aahar on the 1st floor of the SB along with a Private Food Plaza for some good food.(Pic in SB)
3) You Can avail RTO authorised Metered Taxi from outside which is only available in DGR after Kolkata's Stations(HWH,SDAH,etc)
4) There are 6 Unreserved Ticket windows ,1 Current and 2 Reservation windows for booking.
5) WiFi for the station is also sanctioned in the Rail Budget 2015
6) New Escalators are being installed (In the Pics)
1) Well connected with full city. Here You can avail buses for Prantika,Benachity,Muchipara,City Center,A/B/C Zones etc
2) If You are a traveler towards KGP,TATA,BQA,PRR,VSU,DGHA,HLZ,BHP,SURI,RPH,SNT etc and you are not getting tickets in direct trains to those stations then dont worry. DGR on NDLS Main line Possess Following Bus Services:
TATA- 2 SBSTC Buses and 2 PVT Buses via PRR
Bankura-Buses in every 5 minutes both SBSTC and PVT.
Also Buses are frequently available for Purulia,Bokaro,Ranchi,Kharagpur,Digha,Haldia,Tamlu k,Panskura,Khatra,Mukutmanipur,Bishnupur,Jhargram, Salboni,Dumka,Bolpur,Saithia,Siuri,Guskara,Adra,As ansol, and other places in Mednipur,Puruliya,Bankura districts.

Mar 03 2015 (23:42)
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Only Modernized SB in whole ER and unlike other British made SB's !! #Admins #SBupdate

Mar 04 2015 (13:43)
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This is one of the Pvt Buses Goes From Durgapur to Tata via Bankura Khatra Ranibandh. This is the fastest way to reach SER side Cities in comparision to ASN-TATA trains via PRR or by going to HWH and then to TATA.
Other Buses are also to TATA via Purulia from Durgapur Station Bus depot. 2 SBSTC Buses are there for which Tickets are available in SBSTC depot outside the SB.
Like this buses are available for every SER side city from DGR Station depot. Even You can book private cabs upto
any distance no matter its Jharkhand(Bokaro Ranchi Etc) cities.

Mar 05 2015 (17:32)
Rohit K~   10338 blog posts
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Lovely photos with detailed information by you.... I think that these tracks near and at Durgapur will be upgraded from 130 to 160 Kmph when #EDFC track construction will commence in this area... at the moment land acquisition has been taking place between Dehri and Dhanbad. The other stretch is Dhanbad - Dankuni where things will take time due to land issues... Durgapur will become a Junction on one of the most high-speed routes in the years to come. Any idea about the Durgapur - Joynagar Line's status ? :-)

Mar 05 2015 (22:15)
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Not even a rumor about any line from durgapur. A line to SER will solve many many problems and make many Assam - South bound trains will be made faster.
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