Base Kitchen in Indian Railways 


Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has opened 08 Base kitchens. The details are as under:


SN Name of Station/Location State/UT
1 Ahmedabad Gujarat
2 Balasore Odisha
3 Kharagpur West Bengal
4 Sealdah West Bengal
5 NOIDA Uttar Pradesh
6 New Delhi (under renovation) Delhi
7 Howrah West Bengal
8 Rajendera Nagar -Patna Bihar


In addition to above, IRCTC has upgraded 13 Kitchen Units in 2017-18 from where meals are supplied on trains also.IRCTC is planning to set up Green Field Base Kitchens at the following locations. A budget target of capital expenditure ₹ 15 crores has been set by IRCTC for 2018-19, for setting up new/renovation of existing kitchen/production unit.

SN Base kitchen Location States
1 Kanpur Uttar Pradesh
2 Hazrat Nizzamudin Delhi
3 Howrah West Bengal
4 Rajendra Nagar Patna Bihar
5 Secunderabad Telangana
6 Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh
7 Chennai Egmore Tamil Nadu
8 Ahmadabad Gujarat
9 Ratnagiri Maharashtra


This information was given by the Minister of State of Railways, Shri Rajen Gohain in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha