AMRIT STATION AT DANKUNI SET FOR A SPECTACULAR TRANSFORMATION UNDER THE AMRIT BHARAT SCHEME
Kolkata, October 19, 2023
The Amrit Station at Dankuni is all set to witness a comprehensive rejuvenation, ushering in a new era of modernity and convenience for rail travellers. As part of the visionary Amrit Bharat Scheme, this ambitious undertaking aims to elevate the station’s infrastructure and facilities to world-class standards, ensuring an enhanced and seamless experience for passengers.
A multi-faceted approach has been adopted to revamp the station, with a focus on various crucial areas:
- Surface Improvement: An extensive overhaul of the station’s ground surface, incorporating cutting-edge technology and materials to ensure a robust, safe, and durable foundation for the station premises.
- Construction of a New Station Building: The forthcoming architectural marvel will embody a fusion of contemporary design and functionality, offering a sophisticated and comfortable space for passengers to wait and relax.
- Horticulture and Concourse Area near Platform Number 1: A meticulously planned horticulture project will infuse natural beauty and serenity into the station’s ambiance. The development of a spacious and well-organized concourse area near Platform Number 1 will provide a seamless transition for passengers arriving and departing from the station.
- Development of Circulating Area: With a focus on optimizing passenger movement and accessibility, the circulating area will undergo a comprehensive restructuring, integrating modern design principles to ensure a fluid and efficient flow of commuters within the station premises.
- Improvement of Existing Toilets: The renovation of the existing restroom facilities will prioritize hygiene and comfort, implementing advanced sanitation solutions and amenities that align with global standards.
These far-reaching initiatives underscore the dedication of the Eastern Railway authorities to create a contemporary and passenger-centric travel hub at Amrit Station, Dankuni, reflecting their commitment to excellence and innovation in railway infrastructure.
Shri Kausik Mitra, Chief Public Relations Officer, Eastern Railway said “We remain committed to the timely execution of these projects and eagerly anticipate welcoming passengers to an upgraded and transformed Amrit Station at Dankuni in the near future”.
Information given by Kausik Mitra, Chief Public Relations Officer Eastern Railways