Delhi and railway journey

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Delhi and railway journey

Apr 23, Soon journey from Ranchi to Delhi will be shorter and faster. New railway tracks, which are being laid on a stretch of 1, km on the Ranchi-Delhi main line, will enable Delhi-bound trains to cover the distance at a shorter period.

The new links will join the existing Daltonganj-Delhi line and will not only reduce the journey time by about three hours, but also the distance by around km.

The projects are expected to be completed around February The new rail line will not only reduce journey time, it will also lessen pressure on the existing rail lines in Jharkhand. At present many local trains need to be stopped at various stations because of congestion. There are three routes to Delhi from Ranchi.

Delhi and railway journey

To join the existing Daltonganj-Delhi main line, all Delhi-bound trains pass through Muri, 50 km away, and also through Muri and Barkakana. They will be diverted through Lohardaga and Tori a railway station between Barkakana and Daltonganj thus saving around km travel," said a railway official.

Similarly, freight transport will also become faster. Half of the rail lines are located here in the valleys. But not only tough terrains deter construction activities, in districts like Latehar and Lohardaga rebels rule the roost and have disrupted the ongoing construction works many a times.

Latehar deputy commissioner, Rahul Purwarsaid, "Not only railways, other works are also targeted by rebels. Thankfully, things are not as bad as they once used to be and security has been beefed up. The railways have time and again approached the Jharkhand police for protection. Only after we receive timely cooperation can we complete projects on time," he added.

Work is going on smoothly now," the SP added.

Delhi and railway journey

As these railway lines will connect remote villages with the state capital, it will also affect the socio-economic scenario of the area. Villagers who need to pay Rs 70 for coming to Ranchi from Lohardaga, will now pay only Rs New railway tracks, which are being laid on a stretch of km on Ranchi-Delhi main line, will enable Delhi-bound trains to cover the distance at a shorter period.

The new links will join the existing Daltonganj-Delhi line. It will not only reduce the journey time by about three hours, the distance too will be reduced by around km.

The scheduled time to complete these projects is around February At present many local trains needs to be stopped at various railway stations due to heavy traffic congestion. To join the existing Daltonganj-Delhi main line, all Delhi-bound trains pass through Muri, 50 km away and also through Muri and Barkakana.

Similarly, freight transport will also become fast. Latehar deputy commissioner Rahul Purwar said, "Not only railways, other works are also targeted by rebels. Only after we receive timely cooperation we can complete the projects on time," he added.

As these railway lines will connect remote villages with the state capital, it will also affect socio-economic scenario. Villagers who need to pay Rs 70 for coming to Ranchi from Lohardaga, can come to Ranchi by train by paying a fare of Rs New Delhi Railway Station (Station code: NDLS) is major and busiest railway station in Delhi, after Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station.

It usually takes 50 minutes to 2 hours to travel from NDLS to Indira Gandhi Airport (IGI) considering ideal traffic flow and weather conditions. Delhi Suburban Railway is a suburban rail service operated by Northern Railway for the National Capital Region.

This railway service covers Delhi, along with the adjoining districts of Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Sonipat and other adjoining places in Haryana and Uttar Pradesh. Dec 10,  · Delhi to Udhampur (Train) - The first part of your journey is from Delhi to Udhampur.

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There are plenty of trains plying this route and the journey duration is . The Chennai Rajdhani Express (/34) is an important train connecting Chennai to New Delhi.

It was first introduced in and runs twice a week from Delhi and twice from Chennai. It was first introduced in and runs twice a .

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RANCHI: Soon journey from Ranchi to Delhi will be shorter and faster. New railway tracks, which are being laid on a stretch of 1, km on the Ranchi-Delhi main line, will enable Delhi-bound.

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