Passengers of Indian Railways will now be able to travel from all over the country to the Statue of University. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag eight trains till the world’s longest statue located in Gujarat on Sunday. Now people will also be able to take trains from here to Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Varanasi, Pratapgarh in Uttar Pradesh and Rewa in Madhya Pradesh. Apart from flagging off trains, PM Modi will also inaugurate many projects on the same day.
Full list of trains
Indian Railways trains that will take you to the Statue of Unity, Train number 09103/04 Mahamana Express (Weekly) on Kevadia-Varanasi route, Train number 02927/28 Dadar-Kevadia Express (Daily), Train number 09247/48 Jan Shatabdi Express (Daily) on Ahmedabad-Kevadia route, train number 09145/46 Nizamuddin-Kevadia Sampark Kranti Express (twice a week) Train number Kevadia-Rewa Express (weekly), train number 09119/20 Chennai-Kevadia Express (weekly), train No. 09107/08 MEMU train (daily) is included on Pratapgarh-Kevadia route and train number 09109/10 MEMU train (daily) is included on Kevadia-Pratapgarh route.
When will the program take place?
People coming from Delhi can take these trains of Indian Railways from Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station (NZM). You will be able to take the Indian Railways train from Dadar Railway Station (DDR) to the Musafir Statue of Unity in Mumbai. PM Narendra Modi will flag off these trains of Indian Railways through video conferencing on January 17, ie at 11 am on Sunday and will launch some projects.
Kevadia railway station (KDCY) is the nearest railway station from the Statue of Unity. It is the first railway station in India to have green building certification. These projects will promote development work in close tribal areas, encourage connectivity for important religious and ancient tourist places located on the banks of river Narmada. Will increase both domestic and international tourism, will act as a partner in the overall socio-economic development of the region, which will also help in creating new jobs and business opportunities.