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Satna railway station

 

Satna railway station

Satna
Indian Railway Junction Station
Satna Junction board
Station statistics
Address Satna, Satna District, Madhya Pradesh
 India
Coordinates
Elevation 315.35 metres (1,034.6 ft)
Line(s) Howrah-Allahabad-Mumbai line
Allahabad-Jabalpur section
Platforms 3
Other information
Station code STA
Zone(s) West Central Railways
Division(s) Katni
Owned by Indian Railways
Station status Functioning
Location
Satna railway station is located in Madhya Pradesh
Satna railway station
Satna railway station
Location in Madhya Pradesh

Satna Railway Station (Station Code : STA) is the main railway station in Satna, a major city of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is located about one km from Satna town.[1] The station sees heavy usage, with over 40 trains stopping here on a daily basis.[2] Trains serving this station include the Rewanchal Express, the Dayrbhanga - Bengaluru Express, Mahanagari Express and many more.There are mainly 3 platforms in Satna Railway Station.Satna Railway Station is the most busiest and most earning station of the Jabalpur(Mahakaushal) region.

Historian Vincent Arthur Smith believed that the site of the station was the capital of the ancient Kosambi state.[3]

References

  1. ^ "Satna Railway Station". india9.com. Retrieved 5 March 2010. 
  2. ^ http://indiarailinfo.com/arrivals/976
  3. ^ Tripathi, Rama Shankar (1989). History of Kanauj: To the Moslem Conquest. Motilal Banarsidass. p. 90.  

External links

  • India Rail Info profile
  • West Central Railway website

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