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Most beautiful railway stations in India – Chandrapur and Ballarshah

Chandrapur and Ballarshah railway stations in Maharashtra have bagged the first prize in the "most beautiful" stations category of the Indian Railways.
  • The first prize includes a cash award of Rs 10 lakh.
  • The Nagpur Division of Central Railway has beautified the two stations with paintings, sculptures and murals based on wildlife at the Tadoda National Park and local tribal art.
  • A total of 62 entries from across 11 railway zones were received by the railway board for the selection.
  • The idea behind the beautification project is to make railway stations look more inviting and attractive.
  • The number two slot has gone to Bihar’s Madhubani station.

Expected Questions

Question 1. Into how many zones is the Indian Railways organized?
17

Question 2. Who was the 1st Railway Minister of Independent India?
John Mathai

Question 3. Who is the current Railway Minister of India?
Piyush Goyal

Most beautiful railway stations in India – Chandrapur and Ballarshah Most beautiful railway stations in India – Chandrapur and Ballarshah Reviewed by Aman Bhatia on May 05, 2018 Rating: 5

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