"It will be pleasant experience to board train at the halt station.
"Depending on the revenue collections, the authorities will announce stoppage of other short distance trains at Chirugoda," a rail official said.
"We had to travel either to Ghatshila or Dhalbhumgarh (both stations are at 6km distance from Chirugoda) to board a train," he added.The railways said it has announced stoppage of Kharagpur-Tatanagar passenger at Chirugoda.
"Earlier, our children used to stare and enjoy watching trains running through Chirugoda.
JAMSHEDPUR: It was a dream that came true for residents of Chirugoda and its peripheral areas in Ghatshila sub-division on Tuesday, when Jamshedpur parliamentarian Bidyut Baran Mahto and South Eastern Railways general manager A N Agarwal inaugurated a passenger halt station.Located between Dhalbhugarh and Ghatshila stations on the Kharagpur-Tatanagar section , the new halt station, about 55km from the Steel City, would address travel woes of hundreds of rural commuters settled in nondescript villages in and around Chirugoda.
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