Indian Railways Redevelopment of Habibganj Railway Station.


India's First Airport-like Railway Station!

Tue Apr 24 2018 23:35:59 GMT+0530 (IST)

India's first Airport-like Railway Station is being established at Habibganj in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. The inauguration ceremony is slated to happen in December this year.



Country's second such Railway Station is coming up in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. It will be ready by January 2019 and PM Narendra Modi would inaugurate it ahead of the Vibrant Gujarat Summit.

Lounges, Huge Retail Outlets, Gaming Zones, Virtual Museums, Restaurants, Cafe's and Hundreds of benches for comfortable seating could be found in these modern railway stations. Budget of Habibganj Station redevelopment is about Rs 450 crore (Rs 100 cr for Station, Rs 350 cr for Commercial Activities). As per an estimate, A revenue of around Rs 7 crore per annum is being expected from the Habibganj Station. Expenditure could be close to Rs 5 crore.

Hope, Prime Ministers thinks about establishing such Railways Status in the states where BJP isn't in power as well.