Mizoram : State with One Railway Station.

Introduction :

Indian railways, the third largest railway network in the World with a route length of 68,155 km (42,350 mi) as of March 2019. To provide services the Indian rails passes through the forest, caves, mountains, tunnels and bridges over the rivers. Pamban bridge is one the famous Railways bridges. The Indian Railways has many facts with a route length of 68,155 km. In this post we’re going to talk about Mizoram the state which has only one Railway station.

Mizoram State :

Mizoram Map With Kolasib District Mark.

Mizoram is the 25th largest state by area among the 28 Indian states. The total area of Mizoram is 21,081 sq.km which is subdivided into 11 districts. But the whole state has only one Railway Station, namely Bairabi railway station. Even its Capital City Aizawl doesn’t have one.

Bairabi Railway Station :

Bairabi Railway Station

Bairabi railway station is located in the Kolasib District. Bairabi city is the gateway to the Mizoram State. The bairabi Railway Station is connected to the Katakhal Junction in Assam. The distance between Katakhal Junction and Bairabi is 84.25 kilometers. The bairabi railway station has three platforms with four tracks which serve the whole State because it is the only railway station in the State. The Station Code of the Bairabi Railway Station is BHRB. The bairabi railway station comes under the Northeast Frontier Railway zone.

Future Projects :

Aizawl Capital of Mizoram

 

Aizawl city ( Capital of Mizoram )

The Bairabi-Sairang line is a proposed railway line which is under construction. The length of the line will be 51 kilometres with four stations namely, Hortoki, Kawnpui, Mualkhang and Sairang. The Bairabi-Sairang rail link will require construction of 130 bridges, 23 tunnels. Sairang is in the Aizawl district which is near to Aizawl. The Bairabi-Sairang line is expected to open in 2021. After the completion of the Bairabi-Sairang line the state will have 5 stations. Due to increase in rail connectivity the economy of the state will be boosted.

Mizoram

 

Aizawl city ( Capital of Mizoram )

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