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Palakkad  Division

 

Palakkad Division was formed in August 1956. Historically, the beginning of the Railways in the region started with the laying of the line from Podanur to Pattambi in 1860.The line was extended in phases to Mangalore by the year 1907. When Trivandrum Division was formed in 1979, the Shoranur - Cochin Harbor Terminus section was handed over to Trivandrum Division. Before the formation of Trivandrum Division, PGT Division had a route km of 1247.58. After formation of TVC Division, PGT Division had 1132.98 route km. With the formation of the new Salem Division on 1st November 2007, the present Palakkad Division has a route kilometer of 574.69 kms.

 

PALAKKAD DIVISION AT A GLANCE

Number of Stations

94

No. of Bridges

1775

Average No. of Passenger trains run daily

Mail / Exp

92

Pass

53

Avg. No. of Freight trains (Daily)

63

No. of stations having PRS

32

No. of stations with UTS

64

No. of stations with Integrated UTS/PRS

20

No. of JTBS

34

No. of LC Gates

""

155

No. of Telephone Exchanges

12

No .of Hospitals

Hospitals

2

Health Units

4

Homeo

4

Ayurvedic

1

Total Staff Strength

(Actuals as on 31.12.2016)

7367 

DIVISIONAL RAILWAY MANAGER

Sri. NARESH LALWANI, IRSE.

Contact Nos. Rly.060-62000.

BSNL: 0491-2555296.

BSNL Office Fax: 0491-2555235

Mail id: drm@pgt.railnet.gov.in

            drmpgtsr@gmail.com

Addl. DIVISIONAL RAILWAY MANAGER

Sri. T. RAJ KUMAR, IRSEE.

Contact Nos. Rly.060-62002.

BSNL: 0491-2555343.

BSNL Office Fax: 0491-2557022

Mail id: adrm@pgt.railnet.gov.in

List of Holidays during

the Year 2017

Organisation Chart

 




Source : Southern Railway Welcomes You CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 11-01-2017