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Uttar Pradesh's Robertsganj railway station renamed Sonbhadra
The Union Home Ministry Approved for the renaming of the British-era railway station in the Sonbhadra district of UP.
- Shikhar Thakur
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- March 20, 2018 03:44 IST
New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh's Robertsganj railway station has been renamed Sonbhadra, an official has said.The Union Home Ministry Approved for the renaming of the British-era railway station in the Sonbhadra district of UP.
The railway station falls under the district, there is no place in the name of Sonbhadra. The Robertsganj station has been renamed Sonbhadra, the home ministry official said.
For the second time a railway station in Uttar Pradesh has been rechristened. After RSS ideologue Deendayal Upadhyaya in last August Mughalsarai railway station was renamed.
The iconic Chhatrapati Shivaji terminus in Mumbai also saw the word "Maharaj" added to its name early last year.
UP'S Robertsganj station, now renamed Sonbhadra Occurs in North-Central zone of the India Railways' Allahabad division.
Some Popular trains which touch the station are Tata Nagar-Jammu Tawi Express, Triveni Express, Jharkhand Swarna Jayanti Express, among others.