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Mar 01 2018 (13:57)   SWR Reclassifies Stations Based o­n Passenger Usage

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Ministry of Railways have decided to change the criteria of classification of Railway stations. Until now this was based solely o­n ticket sales. This has now been modified to include both annual earnings as well as Passengers handled.
On SWR the classification will move from A1, A, B, D etc. to non-Suburban groups NSG-1, 2, 3 etc. and halt stations viz HG-1, 2 etc. o­n South Western Railway, SBC (Bengaluru City) & YPR (Yesvantpur) belong to A1 Category (More than Rs.60 Cr. Annual earnings), 15 stations under ‘A’ Category (more than Rs.8 Cr. to less than 60 Cr. Annual earnings). Further 17 stations were classified as B, (more than Rs.4 Cr.upto to 8 Cr. Annual earnings) ,47 stations as D
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(between Rs. 60 lakhs and 4 Crores Annual earnings), 188 E category (less than Rs.60 lakhs Annual earnings) and 98 Halt Stations were in F category.Stations in top category (NSG-1) will be KSR Bengaluru followed by Yeshvantpur and Mysuru in NSG-2 have annual earning of Rs. 500 Cr. Plus and passengers above 20 million. Actual earing at KSR Bengaluru is now more than 600 Cr. Per annum and passengers handled is 25 Million. Yeshvantpur and Mysuru falls in second category with earning of more than 100 Cr. And passengers more than 10 Millions per annum. Detailed statement of important stations in SWR with earnings and passengers handled in 2011-12 & in 2016-2017 is enclosed
Based o­n the new classification,55stations out of total 367 stations of South Western Railway are getting upgraded including Mysuru, Bangarpet, Mandya, Nanjangud Town, Chamarajanagar, Channapatna, Kuppam,Malur, Ramanagaram, Whitefield, Tyakal, Harihar, Subramanya Road, Sagarajambagaru&Srirangapatna. In addition 40 halt stations have been upgraded where enhanced passenger amenities will be provided.
Details of No of stations upgraded
Sl. No

Station Name

Division

Present Category

Previous Category

1.

Mysuru

MYS

NSG-2

A

2.

Bangarpet

SBC

NSG-3

A

3.

Mandya

SBC

NSG-3

B

4.

Nanjangud Town

MYS

NSG-4

D

5.

Chamarajanagar

MYS

NSG-4

D

6.

Channapatna

SBC

NSG-4

D

7.

Kuppam

SBC

NSG-4

D

8.

Malur

SBC

NSG-4

D

9.

Ramanagaram

SBC

NSG-4

D

10.

Whitefield

SBC

NSG-4

D

11.

Tyakal

SBC

NSG-5

E

12.

Harihar

MYS

NSG-4

D

13.

Subramanya Road

MYS

NSG-4

D

14.

Sagarajambagaru

MYS

NSG-4

E

15.

Sreerangapatna

SBC

NSG-4

E

Details of halt stations upgraded
Sl. No

Station Name

Division

Present Category

Previous Category

1.

Kavalande

MYS

HG-1

F

2.

Shimoga

MYS

HG-2

F

3.

Narasambudi

MYS

HG-2

F

4.

Badanaguppe

MYS

HG-2

F

5.

Birahalli

MYS

HG-2

F

6.

Kalas

MYS

HG-2

F

7.

Hampapura

MYS

HG-2

F

8.

Aralaguppe

MYS

HG-2

F

9.

Kananur

MYS

HG-2

F

10.

Chinnadagudihundi

MYS

HG-2

F

11.

Dornahalli

MYS

HG-2

F

12.

Shravanur

MYS

HG-2

F

13.

BEML Nagar

SBC

HG-2

F

14.

Belandur road

SBC

HG-2

F

15.

Bhairanaikkanahalli

SBC

HG-2

F

16.

Dobspet

SBC

HG-2

F

17.

Gnanabyharathi

SBC

HG-2

F

18.

Kodigehalli

SBC

HG-2

F

19.

Hoodi

SBC

HG-2

F

20.

Krishnadevaraya

SBC

HG-2

F

21.

Lottegollahalli

SBC

HG-2

F

22.

Muddalinganahalli

SBC

HG-2

F

23.

Muttampatti

SBC

HG-2

F

24.

Soldevanahalli

SBC

HG-2

F

25.

Ibrahimpur

UBL

HG-2

F

26.

Bellary Cant

UBL

HG-2

F

27.

Bagewadi

UBL

HG-2

F

28.

Parakanahatti

UBL

HG-2

F

29.

Kudalsangama

UBL

HG-2

F

30.

Sulerjavalge

UBL

HG-2

F

31.

Padnur

UBL

HG-2

F

32.

Shrisharadnagar

MYS

HG-2

F

33.

Arjunahalli

MYS

HG-2

F

34.

Heggere

MYS

HG-2

F

35

Kalasur

MYS

HG-2

F

36

Sujathapuram

MYS

HG-2

F

37

Tandavapura

MYS

HG-2

F

38

Krishnarajasagara

MYS

HG-2

F

39

Banashankari

MYS

HG-2

F

40

Kadlimatti

UBL

HG-2

F

The enhanced Passenger Amenities include Lifts,escalators, High level platforms, Foot over Bridges,additional Booking facilities, train indication Board, Waiting Hall, Seating arrangements, PF Shelter, Toilets, etc.
Sl.No Station Division 2011-12 2016-17
Pasg in Million Earnings in Cr. Pasg in Million Earnings in Crore
NSG 1 (Earnings above 500 Crore & Passengers above 20 Million)
1 KSR Bengaluru SBC 24.76 444.61 25.71 607.76
NSG 2 (Earnings 100 to 500 Crore & Passengers 10 to 20 Million or100 LAKH -200 LAKH))
1 Yesvantpur SBC 7.84 214.14 8.89 367.90
2 Mysuru MYS 8.79 48.54 10.71 107.46
NSG 3 (Earnings 20 to 100 Crore & Passengers 05 to 10 Million or 50 lakh -100 lakh)
1 Davanagere MYS 3.28 13.64 2.82 27.75
2 Banglore Contonment SBC 3.01 17.59 3.91 90.30
3 Krishrajpuram SBC 3.48 27.73 4.27 75.27
4 Bangarpet SBC 6.74 8.48 7.15 15.25
5 Mandya SBC 3.98 5.55 5.14 13.24
6 Hubballi UBL 6.89 51.56 6.21 77.80
7 Vasco-da-gama UBL 1.12 26.28 0.98 35.50
8 Belgaum UBL 2.72 22.08 2.73 33.80
9 Ballari UBL 2.8 13.47 2.97 25.22
10 Dharwad UBL 0.92 10.43 1.09 20.06
NSG 4 (Earnings 10 to 20 Crore & Passengers 02 to 05 Million or 20 lakh-50 lakh))
1 Shivamogga Town MYS 1.98 10.31 1.70 14.50
2 Arasikere MYS 2.15 6.63 2.09 14.52
3 Nanjangud Town MYS 2.09 1.24 2.39 2.97
4 Chamrajnagar MYS 1.25 1.34 2.09 3.15
5 Channaptana SBC 2.27 1.77 3.21 3.59
6 Hosur SBC 1.08 6.79 1.61 12.35
7 Hindupur SBC 0.94 5.26 1.30 10.27
8 Kengeri SBC 2.14 8.19 3.22 25.17
9 Kuppam SBC 1.88 3.62 2.06 7.77
10 Malur SBC 2.58 1.48 3.24 3.12
11 Ramanagaram SBC 1.82 1.42 2.45 3.15
12 SSP Nilayam SBC 0.54 9.11 0.59 16.29
13 Tumakuru SBC 3.97 7.76 4.31 12.81
14 Whitefield SBC 1.75 2.31 2.19 6.09
15 Yelahanka SBC 0.9 4.48 1.11 11.59
16 Hospete UBL 1.72 10.39 1.68 17.38
17 Bijapur UBL 1.99 10.12 2.18 15.01
18 Gadag UBL 2.24 7.67 2.17 12.60
19 Hassan MYS 1.46 3.36 1.44 5.26
20 Londa UBL 0.38 3.18 0.38 5.09
21 Harihar MYS 1.38 4.97 1.18 7.37
22 Birur MYS 1.02 4.28 0.94 6.84
23 Sagarajambagaru MYS 0.04 0.17 0.23 2.23
24 Subramanya road MYS 0.2 1.12 0.15 1.54
25 Srirangapatna SBC 0.46 0.61 0.35 0.80
NSG 5 (Earnings 01 to 10 Crore & Passengers 01 to 02 Million or 10 lakh-20 lakh)
1 Haveri MYS 1.63 6.74 1.28 6.05
2 Kadur MYS 1.18 3.8 1.27 5.82
3 Bhadravati MYS 1.23 4.17 1.09 5.74
4 Ranebennur MYS 1.26 3.63 1.16 5.20
5 Tiptur MYS 1.2 2.53 1.38 4.89
6 Talaguppa MYS 0.01 0.09 0.13 1.22
7 Tarikere MYS 0.89 1.46 0.78 1.76
8 Holenarsipura MYS 0.77 1.18 0.84 1.93
9 Chitradurga MYS 0.48 0.77 0.37 2.79
10 Chikjajur MYS 0.63 1.22 0.45 1.61
11 Yalvigi MYS 0.76 0.92 0.59 1.53
12 Krishnarajanagar MYS 0.71 0.95 0.86 1.67
13 Chamarajpuram MYS 1.3 0.81 0.98 1.36
14 Kabakputtur MYS 0.22 1.06 0.19 1.43
15 Banaswadi SBC 0.31 5.04 0.45 7.86
16 Chikbanavar SBC 0.85 0.75 0.98 1.61
17 Bidadi SBC 0.43 0.47 0.62 1.70
18 Bangalore East SBC 1.07 1.52 0.88 2.05
19 Baiyyappanahalli SBC 0.78 0.72 0.89 1.30
20 Champion SBC 1.31 0.92 1.32 1.30
21 Coromandel SBC 1.05 0.69 1.29 1.09
22 Karmelarum SBC 0.18 1.58 0.42 5.39
23 Dodballapur SBC 0.35 0.52 0.64 1.21
24 Dharmapuri SBC 0.66 2.62 0.68 4.70
25 Gauribidanur SBC 0.77 1.08 0.81 1.95
26 Maddur SBC 1.12 2.69 1.48 4.89
27 Malleswaram SBC 0.87 1.54 0.64 1.23
28 Nayandahalli SBC 0.55 0.79 0.48 1.08
29 Oorgaum SBC 1.48 1.07 1.99 1.82
30 Pandavapura SBC 1.27 1.66 1.39 3.32
31 Penukonda SBC 0.24 0.65 0.24 1.06
32 Tyakal SBC 0.97 0.39 1.28 0.76
33 Bagalkot UBL 1.32 4.58 1.35 8.87
34 Koppal UBL 1.12 4.37 1.04 7.01
35 Ghatprabha UBL 1.39 3.88 1.51 6.53
36 Toranagallu UBL 0.65 4.41 0.56 6.43
37 Kudachi UBL 0.88 1.82 1.08 3.88
38 Indi Road UBL 0.8 1.44 0.70 2.88
39 Raybag UBL 0.72 2.61 0.66 2.49
40 Almatti UBL 0.67 1.64 0.55 2.28
41 Munirabad UBL 0.62 2.4 0.55 2.60
42 Badami UBL 0.3 1.03 0.34 2.02
43 Alanavar Jn UBL 0.29 1.26 0.26 2.27
44 Sanvordem Chuch UBL 0.44 1.11 0.45 1.65
45 Rayadurg UBL 0.38 0.87 0.35 1.33
46 Ugar Khurd UBL 0.54 0.82 0.45 1.30
47 Basavana Bagevadi Road UBL 0.23 0.39 0.34 1.31
48 Gokak Road UBL 0.62 0.81 0.46 1.02
49 Chikmagalore MYS -- -- 0.15 1.51

  
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Very good example of transparency and dissemination of information by SWR. Other zones too should follow the suit.

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