North Eastern Railway Zone

North Eastern Railway Zone
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About North Eastern Railway Zone

North Eastern Railway Zone is simply abbreviated as “NER”. It is one of the 17 Indian Railway Zones. NER Railway Zone has established in the year 14th Apr of 1952 and also started operations on the same date. The NE Railway Zone contains the mixed track gauge. North Eastern Railways is the subzone of Northern Railway Zone of Indian Railways. North East Railway headquarters at Gorakhpur of Uttar Pradesh State.

Railway Zones in India

NER Railway Zone Divisions

According to NER Railway Zone map, the zone is divided into 05 divisions (मंडल) and they are of the following:

  • Izatnagar
  • Lucknow
  • Varanasi
  • Samastipur
  • Sonepur
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NE Railway Workshops

The following are the workshops operated by NE Railway Zone(उत्तर पूर्वी रेलवे जोन) :

  • Firstly, Mechanical Workshop
  • Diesel Sheds
  • Engineering Workshop
  • Signal Workshop
NE Railway Zone
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The above workshops operated by NE Railway Zone can explain briefly in the following:

Mechanical Workshop

Mechanical Workshops of NE Railway Zone are of 02 and they are located at 02 places of Gorakhpur and Izatnagar

Diesel Sheds

Firstly, Diesel Sheds of NE Railway Zone are of 02 and they are located at 02 places of Gonda and Izatnagar

Engineering Workshop

Firstly, Engineering Workshops of NE Railway Zone is of 01 and it is located at Gorakhpur

Signal Workshop

Firstly, Signal Workshop of NE Railway Zone is of 01 and it is located at Gorakhpur

North Eastern Railways
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North Eastern Railways Covering States

The following are the North Eastern Railways that spreads across the state:

  • Uttar Pradesh State
  • Bihar State
  • Uttarakhand State

NER Indian Railway Zone State Wise Route in Km

The following is the route of NER Indian Railway Zone in State Wise:

State B.G. M.G. Total
Uttarakhand State 150 37 187
Uttar Pradesh State 2257 693 2950
Bihar State 295 295
Total 2702 730 3432

Important Details of North East Railway Zone