Welcome to Dhanbad Division
Division at a glance
# Dhanbad Division has 2054.826 Track Kms, & 1279.857 route kms covering 4 states i.e. Jharkhand, UP, Bihar and MP.
# It has 2863 bridges, out of which 233 are major bridges, 2403 minor bridges, 155 ROBs, 58 FOBs and 4 other bridges.
# There are 164 stations in this circle, out of which 152 are block stations (incl.B.H.) as well as 12 nos. of IBPS.
# It has 0-1 degree curve in 216 Nos., 1-2 degree in 395 Nos., 2-3 degree curve in 236 Nos., 3-4 degree curve in 133 Nos., 4-5 degree curve in 21 Nos., 5-6 degree curve in 18 Nos., 6-7 degree curve in 6 Nos., 7-8 degree curve in 1 Nos.Total curve is 1026 Nos.
# The existence of tunnel at 3 places adds a feather to the cap of the division. The first tunnel is located in block section DLW-NGY, location 415/21-35, degree of curvature is 3.62 degree, length is 239.3m, the second tunnel is located in block section NGY-BSCP, location 414/33-45, degree of curvature is 3.08 degree, length is 190.0 m, the third tunnel located in block section NGY-BSCP,location 410/27-35, degree of curvature is 3.78 degree, length is 107.62 m
#The Parasnath Jain Temple, which finds its mention in the World Tourist Pilgrim destination, is located in this division. The 23rd Tirthankar Parasnath attained 'Nirvana' here.
Divisional performance in the year 2023-24
|S.No||ITEMS||APR'23 - Oct'23|
|1||Freight Loading( in Million Tonnes )||Coal||88.85|
|2||Freight Loading Avg./Day [ in wagons ]||Coal||7120|
[ Rs in Crores ]
|4||No. of Passengers (in Lakhs)||127.07|
|5||Passenger Earnings [ Rs in Crores ]||231.76|
|6||Ticket Checking[ Rs in Crores ]||14.16|
|7||Parcel & luggage[ Rs in Crores ]||1.43|
|8||Other Coaching[ Rs in Crores ]||14.05|
|9||Sundries[ Rs in Crores ]||15.09|
|10||Gross Revenue (Rs. In Crores)[ Rs in Crores ]||8894.80|
Source : East Central Railways / Indian Railways Portal CMS Team Last Reviewed : 23-11-2023