Nainpur-Mandla Fort Railway

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The Nainpur-Mandla Fort Railway was a 2ft 6in/762mm narrow gauge(NG) line, opened in 1909 and worked by Bengal-Nagpur Railway(BNR) as part of the Satpura Railway Narrow Gauge Lines

The Mandla Branch of EBR , 26 miles (42km), from Nainpur to Mandla (described as Garha Mandle), more usually as Mandla Fort), opened 1909 [1].

The Nainpur-Mandla Fort section closed in 2015 for conversion to broad gauge(BG) [2]

Further Information

See Satpura Railway

and Bengal-Nagpur Railway


  1. "Administration Report on the Railways in India – corrected up to 31st March 1918"; Superintendent of Government Printing, Calcutta; page 6; Retrieved 25 Nov 2016
  2. U Tube “Nainpur-Mandla Fort Railway” by Ammar Rizvi 2 Dec 2015; Retrieved 25 Nov 2016