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PPGT/Princep Ghat (2 PFs)
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Near Princep Ghat and VidyaSagar Setu, Strand Road Ph;033-22131363 , Kolkata-700021
State: West Bengal

Elevation: 7 m above sea level
Zone: ER/Eastern   Division: Sealdah

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Mar 20 2020 (15:32)   HWH/Howrah Junction (23 PFs)
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Maximum permissable speed of routes of Eastern Railway #mps /ER

Other updated information (operations)

•Twin Single line section are i) Andal-Pandabeswar & ii) Andal-Topsi

•One Train Only (OTO) system section are i) Belur Store Yard-Belur Math, ii) Arambagh-Goghat, iii) Gokulnagar Joypur-Maynapur, iv) Kalyani-Kalyani Simanta v) Jasidih-Baidyanathdham

•For Shantipur-Krishnanagar S/L, train services should run only during day time at 30KMPH strictly due to unmanned L/C (CHC/SDAH)

•MPS over Malda division is 100KMPH

•Sectional speed of Arambagh-Goghat is lowered to 60 Kmph as per T/409 issued in Sept '21.

•Speed Raising in Pandabeswar – Sainthia section: Raising of maximum permissible speed from 90 Kmph to 100 Kmph have been implemented between Pandabeswar - Sainthia (Km.20.34-70.56 from Andal) both UP & DN line updated in Oct 2020. (as per Sr.DOM memo)

•Katwa-Azimganj sectional speed raised from 90 kmph to 100 Kmph for Passenger train only (CWLE-KNSN UP line=90 Kmph, GGLE-KWAE DN line=90 Kmph as per CRS) updated in August 2021. (as per T/409)

•Azimganj cabin-Nalhati UP LINE sectional speed raised from 60Kmph to 80Kmph/100Kmph (as per AOM/Chg dated 03.01.2022)

Ø Enhancement of sectional speed of HOWRAH division-

• from 105kmph to 110kmph in KAN-BDAG Section,
• from 100kmph to 110kmph in BDC-SKG Section
• 50kmph to 70kmph in SKIP-DUMK Section

Ø Further relaxation of Sectional Speed From Existing sanctioned by CRS to Normal Sectional Speed increased in following section
• DBP-RSLR new UP Line From 90kmph to 100kmph
• MUG-KHN new UP Line From 90kmph to 100kmph
• BLY-DKAE new DN Line From 90kmph to 110kmph
• CWLE-KNSN new UP Line From 90kmph to 100kmph
• GGLE-KWAE new DN Line From 90kmph to 100kmph

Ø Enhancement of speed on first loop line - Speed raised from 15kmph to 30kmph in the section of BDC (excluding) to SKG (ex), BWN(ex) to KWAE(ex) and in the Section KWAE(ex)-AMP(ex) on first loop lines.

Ref: Engg. dept statement Dec 2021 of HWH division

Ø Raising of sectional speed for sections:
Krishnanagar City-Lalgola &
Baruipur-Diamond Harbour to 100KMPH
(as per Sr.DOM circular dt.27.04.2022)

•Automatic signal sections are also attached.
i) Auto signal is extended from Ichhapur to Naihati & Shyamnagar station converted from Block station to Flag station.
ii) Auto signal has been extended from Belmuri/Home signal to Cheragram BH/starter (as on June 2021)

• Train Management System (TMS) is started on experimental basis over HWH-BDC & SHE-AMBG section of Howrah division

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Superb Pics.👍
My maiden (though unplanned) railfanning session in Kolkata: A tryst with the serene Kolkata Circular Railway.
Pics 1 to 5: Some pics of Princep Ghat shot as I entered the station.
Pics 6 to 9: A Majerhat bound local halts at Princep Ghat before proceeding to its destination.
Pics 10 to 18: Random clicks of Vidyasagar Setu across Hooghly River.

Date & Time: 19th December 2019, Post 5 PM.

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Sep 06 2018 (08:47)   30142/Gede - Majerhat Galloping Local via-Princep Ghat | IP/Ichhapur (4 PFs)
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🔘 Notice for all Engineering block (Traffic,Power,Signal etc) in Sealdah Ranaghat section only (except Naihati station) (including Circular Rly)
🔘 Cancellation of suburban service due to commissioning of Auto signal b/w Ichhapur & Barrackpore

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Railfanning , jetty ride , banquet and much more ..

Pic 1 - MGS WAP-4 22064 with 12334 Vibhuti Exp
Pic 2 - TKD WAP-7 30361 with 12312 Kalka Mail & HWH WDM-3D 11441 shunting 13007 UA Toofan Exp
Pic 3 - Howrah bridge
Pic 4 - 34056 Kalyani Simanta - Budge Budge Local coming out of Lake Gardens
Pic 5 - EMU standing at Tollygunge
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Return from office in staff special train. 1st leg of journey. 2nd leg is between Majerhat and New Alipore..

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Coromandel Express The King of SER 😍😘
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Coromandel Express The King of SER 😍😘
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@PPGT: Princep Ghat &3 km/h sdah bbdb local is at pf 2

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Coromandel Express The King of SER 😍😘
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@PPGT: Princep Ghat &1 km/h left

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Coromandel Express The King of SER 😍😘
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@PPGT: Princep Ghat &45 km/h speeding up

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