Khandwa Junction railway station

Khandwa Junction is on the Jabalpur-Bhusaval section of Howrah-Allahabad-Mumbai line. It lies in Khandwa district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Khandwa Junction
Indian Railway Junction Station
Khandwa Junction railway station
Khandwa Junction railway station
LocationKhandwa, Khandwa District, Madhya Pradesh
India
Coordinates21°49′26″N 76°21′11″E / 21.824°N 76.353°ECoordinates: 21°49′26″N 76°21′11″E / 21.824°N 76.353°E
Elevation310 metres (1,020 ft)
Owned byIndian Railways
Line(s)Howrah-Allahabad-Mumbai line
Jabalpur-Bhusaval section
Gwalior-Indore-Khandwa line
Khandwa-Akola line
Platforms9
Construction
ParkingYes
Bicycle facilitiesNo
Other information
StatusFunctioning
Station codeKNW
Zone(s) Central Railways
Division(s) Bhusaval
History
Opened1866
Electrified1991–92
Location
Khandwa Junction railway station is located in Madhya Pradesh
Khandwa Junction railway station
Khandwa Junction railway station
Location in Madhya Pradesh

History

The Great Indian Peninsula Railway opened Bhusawal-Khandwa section in 1866.[1][2] khandwa

References

  • Saroo Brierley, Lion, New American Library, New York, 2013.

Electrification

The Harda-Khandwa-Bhusaval sector was electrified in 1991-92.[3]

References

  1. ^ "IR History: Early Days – I". Chronology of railways in India, Part 2 (1832 - 1865). Retrieved 17 November 2013.
  2. ^ "IR History: Early Days – II". Chronology of railways in India, Part 2 (1870 - 1899). Retrieved 17 November 2013.
  3. ^ "History of Electrification". IRFCA. Retrieved 17 November 2013.

External links

1866 in India

Events in the year 1866 in India.

Kenud

Kenud /केनूद is a village situated in Madhya Pradesh state of India. It is situated in Khandwa district's Punasa sub-division (tehsil). Joraji Singh Badal (Panwar-Vadaliya) founded Kenud village around 1500 AD, It is 120 km (75 mi) from Indore, the commercial capital of the state and 228 km (141 mi) from Bhopal the administrative capital of the state.

Thikri

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Known in the area for historical, racial and religious 'Gada Khichai' program on 'Holi', which has been running since 12th century AD.

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