Kharagpur- The tourist hub of West Bengal
Kharagpur is one of the fastest growing centers of West Bengal located in the district named Paschim Medinapur. The presence of numerous tourist attractions such as the Bhimbandh wildlife sanctuary, Kali Mandir, Sitkund, Rishikund, Shahi Masjid and culture of this place compels people from all parts of the country to pay a visit to this place. There is well laid system of railways in this city.
The Kharagpur railway Junction was inaugurated during 1898-99 and is tagged as 'Gateway to South Eastern Railway' and it is the busiest railway station in the South Eastern railway zone. The station also harbors the third longest platform of the country with the length of 1,072.5 m and caters to nearly 275 trains on a daily basis with the presence of 12 platforms.
For travelers who travel frequently with Santragachi Yashwantpur Superfast special, 12865, getting dinner of one's own choice always seem to be a daunting task. With the e-catering portal, Traveler Food, the travelers can now place an Online Food Order at Kharagpur Jn Station. On the menu, one can find vast options of health food for the food delivery at the railway station of one's choice. When you order food, you can rest assured that you get only hygienic food. Just enter the train number and the station along with the food choices to get instant Meals on Your Train Seat.