Gandhinagar Capital Railway Station: PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate it, Know UPGRADED features, Aquatics & Robotics Gallery, Nature Park to be inaugurated

Jul 16, 2021, 05:15 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate and dedicate to the nation several key projects of the Railways in Gujarat on 16th July 2021 via video conferencing. The upgradation of Gandhinagar Capital Railway station has been done at a cost of Rs 71 crore. He will also inaugurate the Aquatics and Robotics Gallery, and Nature Park in Gujarat Science City during the event.  

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Gandhinagar Capital Railway Station

Gandhinagar Capital Railway Station

Gandhinagar Capital Railway Station: The Station has been provided with world-class amenities, at par with modern airports. Special care has been taken to make it a Divyang-friendly station by providing it with a special ticket booking counter, ramps, lifts, dedicated parking space, etc. The complete building is designed and provided with Green Building rating features.  

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Aquatics Gallery

Aquatics Gallery

Aquatics Gallery: The state-of-the-art public Aquatics Gallery consists of different tanks dedicated to aquatic species belonging to different regions of the world along with a main tank consisting of major sharks from across the world. There is also a 28-meter unique walkway tunnel, providing a unique experience. 

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Robotics Gallery

Robotics Gallery

Robotics Gallery: The Robotics Gallery is an interactive gallery showcasing the frontiers of robotic technologies, which would provide a platform for visitors to explore the ever-advancing field of robotics. At the entrance, there is a gigantic replica of the Transformer robot. A unique attraction in the gallery is a reception humanoid robot that communicates with visitors alongside expressing emotions such as joy, surprise, and excitement. Robots from different fields are placed on different floors of the gallery that demonstrate applications in domains such as medicine, agriculture, space, defence, and use in everyday life. 

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Gandhinagar Capital Railway Station

Gandhinagar Capital Railway Station

The state-of-the-art external façade will have daily theme-based lighting with 32 themes. The station will also house a five-star hotel, the PMO said in a statement on July 14.

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Nature Park

Nature Park

Nature Park: The Park includes several picturesque features like a Mist Garden, Chess Garden, Selfie Points, Sculpture Park and an outdoor maze. It also includes interesting labyrinths designed for children. The Park also contains various sculptures of extinct animals such as Mammoth, Terror Bird, Saber Tooth Lion replete with scientific information.