To ease traffic congestion from Charbagh, Northern Railway will now develop Alamnagar into a satellite railway station equipped with modern facilities. The station will be developed in phased manner with two additional loop lines and an island platform.
The new station would have 21,000 square feet of concourse with inquiry counter, lift, escalator, separate AC waiting rooms for men and women, refreshment room, GRP, RPF post, additional station superintendent office, chief ticket officer office, VVIP lounge, toilet, booking office and passenger reservation service.
The station will also have round-the-clock water supply along with sewer line system. The station platform would be 600 metre long so as island platform. The station is expected to be developed by November 2021. Earlier, defence minister and Lucknow MP Rajnath Singh had got Rs 3,800 crore sanctioned to redevelop Charbagh, Gomtinagar and Alamnagar railway stations.