Redevelopment and Modernization of Railway Stations
23 railway stations have been taken up for bidding recently in the first phase. The State-wise details of these stations are as under:
Name of Station
Name of station
|2||Pune||Maharashtra||14||Jammu Tawi||Jammu & Kashmir|
|4||Mumbai Central||Maharashtra||16||Vijayawada||Andhra Pradesh|
|6||Borivali||Maharashtra||18||Chennai Central||Tamil Nadu|
|9||Kanpur Central||Uttar Pradesh||21||Bangalore Cantt||Karnataka|
|10||Allahabad||Uttar Pradesh||22||Indore||Madhya Pradesh|
The entire cost of station redevelopment is to be met by leveraging commercial development of land and air space in and around the stations. Accordingly, these stations are proposed to be redeveloped at no cost to Railways.
After the award of the bids, the redevelopment work is planned to be completed in approximately three years. The selection of agency/developer is through open bidding process. Presently, developer has not been fixed for any of the above stations.
This Press Release is based on the information given by the Minister of State for Railways Shri Rajen Gohain in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha on 10.03.2017 (Friday).