Indian Railways' historic proposal from PM Modi on August 6! These train stops will be changed into bustling "City Centers" Information in full
On August 6, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will make history by laying the cornerstone for the massive renovation of 508 train stations around the nation. The ceremony will start at 11:00 IST, and the event will be held by video conferencing.
With railway stations located in 27 states and union territories, this enormous project is anticipated to be the largest foundation-laying operation ever.
Indian Railway Stations would become thriving City Centers
These stations will be changed into thriving "City Centres," fusing the two sides of the city together for better connection. The integrated approach's holistic vision aims to promote comprehensive urban development centred on the train station.
Which states are included in the redevelopment project for railway stations?
With 55 stations each in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan, 49 in Bihar, 44 in Maharashtra, 37 in West Bengal, and numerous others in Madhya Pradesh, Assam, Odisha, Punjab, Gujarat, Telangana, Jharkhand, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Haryana, and Karnataka, the chosen 508 stations are spread across 27 states and union territories.
With amenities and top-notch infrastructure, modern design
By providing cutting-edge amenities and thoughtful traffic management, the reconstruction project will completely transform the passenger experience. The fusion of diverse modes of transit will improve connectedness even more.
Passengers will also profit from clear and useful signage for direction.
Also, the architecture and style of the station buildings will be influenced by regional culture, heritage, and architecture, giving each station a sense of individuality and pride.