Andal- Dankuni Section of Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor
The Sonnagar- Dankuni Section is a part of Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor stretching 538 km traverses through three states, namely Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal. It passes over two zonal railways, namely East Central and Eastern Railway. Sonnagar- Andal section has been sanctioned as Multi-tracking project on EPC mode.
The Andal- Dankuni Section (163 km) traverses through West Bengal State. It comes under Eastern Railway.
There are 2 junction stations (New Khana and New Dankuni) and 02 Crossing stations (New Rajbandh and New Jaugram) & one Cabin at Andal East in this section. Land acquisition is under progress.