Indian Railways is working to upgrade and modify its stations across the country. Several projects like ‘Model Stations’ and ‘Modern Stations’ had been launched from time to time to upgrade the existing stations. The projects are aimed at not only upgrading the selected stations but also to enhance the passenger amenities.
Now, the Ministry of Railways is working on soft upgradation of some stations. The project will focus on providing enhanced facility and services to the passengers.
Out of 68 stations selected for the soft upgradation, seven are from Bihar. These seven stations are Patna and Pataliputra stations of Danapur Mandal, Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction of Mughalsarai Mandal, Barkakana Station of Dhanbad Mandal, Sonpur and Hajipur stations of Sonpur Mandal and Bapudham Motihari of Samastipur Mandal. Read more