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Salient features for DumDum - New Garia (Kavi Subhas)

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Features

Details

1.

Cost of Project

(i)Dum Dum – Tollygunge :Rs. 1716.95 Cr.

(ii)Tollygunge – New Garia: Rs.1092.08 Cr.

Total:Rs.2809.03 Cr.

2.

Year of original Sanction

1972

3.

Route Length for Commercial operation

27 Km. (Double Line) from Dum Dum to Kavi Subhas including yards.

(i)Underground: 15.20 km.

(ii)Viaduct: 10.0 km

(iii)On surface: 1.80 km

4.

Number of Stations

23

(i)Elevated: 6 Nos.

(ii)Underground: 15 nos.

(iii)On surface: 2 nos.

5.

Maximum permissible speed

55 KMPH

6.

Minimum radius of curvature in block section

200m

7.

Ratio of length of track on curve to total length

64% for UP & DN lines.

8.

Steepest grade

1 in 60

9.

Length of Platform

165 to 177m

10.

Traction (Electric)

750 V DC 3rd Rail Current collection system

11.

Type of Track

Ballast less with M1A track fittings.

12.

Distance between Stations

Average: 1.14 km

Maximum: 2.151 km (DumDum – Belgachia)

Minimum: 0.597 km (Central - Chandni Chowk)



 




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