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Konkan Railways – Mocomi.com

  1. 1. Konkan Railways General Knowledge for Kids mocomi.com/learn/general-knowledge/
  2. 2. Copyright 2012 Mocomi & Anibrain Digital Technologies Pvt. Ltd. All Rights Reserved.© The Konkan Railway is an important train line which con- nects India's economic capital, Mumbai and Manglore. The Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd, is one of the few pri- vately run railway lines for public use. It runs through Ma- harastra, Karnataka and Goa covering 760 kilometers of mountainous terrains and river valleys along the coast, of- fering breathtaking views of beaches and lagoons as well. Konkan Railways
  3. 3. Konkan Railways Copyright 2012 Mocomi & Anibrain Digital Technologies Pvt. Ltd. All Rights Reserved.© In the Konkan region there are plenty of minerals, coconut fields and mango orchards and preserving the ecosystem was an engineering challenge and environmental chal- lenge. In order to preserve the landscape, the line made use of tunnels so that they would not have to destroy agri- cultural land. To further the cause of environmental sus- tainability all stations along the way have banned the use of plastic in the form of cups, bags, and cutlery.
  4. 4. Konkan Railways Copyright 2012 Mocomi & Anibrain Digital Technologies Pvt. Ltd. All Rights Reserved.© Jan Shatabdi Express – Fastest train runs through Dadar (Mumbai) to Margaon (Goa). Matsyaganda Express runs from Lok Manya Tilak Terminus (Mumbai) to Mangalore (Karnataka) Trains of Konkan Railways
  5. 5. M ProjectType in “Bridges and Tunnels on the Konkan rail” and see what turns up Konkan Railways Copyright 2012 Mocomi & Anibrain Digital Technologies Pvt. Ltd. All Rights Reserved.© Konakan Kanya Express runs CST (Mumbai) to Madgaon (Goa). The Trivandrum Rajdhani Express is the fastest running train on the Konkan line and runs between Thiruvanan- thapuram and Delhi Nizamuddin. For more such interactive article and video, visit: mocomi.com/learn/

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