Posted by : Prashant July 12, 2012
Badarpur is a small town located in Karimganj district of Assam state, India. Badarpur has a railway junction which comes under North East Frontier Railway Division of Indian Railways. Badarpur Junction Railway Station falls on Karimganj–Jatinga meter gauge railway line. Karimganj Junction Railway Station is a major railway railhead just about 25 km west of Badarpur.
Badarpur falls in Karimganj district which is home to several places of attraction. These places can easily be explored from Badarpur Jn. Enriched with lush green forests, Karimganj serves to be a perfect picnic spot in Assam state. Beautiful natural surroundings in Karimganj attract a number of tourists throughout the year. The district is abundant with rich flora and fauna and from Badarpur Jn one can easily explore the diverse wildlife in the region. Karimganj also serves to be an ideal place for bird watching.
Silchar happens to be a major tourist destination in the state of Assam and is just about 32 km away from Badarpur. Located in Surma valley region, Silchar is vey picturesque location worth a visit in Assam state. Silchar is home to many historic structures, places of worship and numerous scenic spots. Sri Kancha Kanta Devi Temple and Maniharan Tunnel are some of prominent places of attractions in and around Silchar.
Badarpur is well connected by National Highways (NH-44 & NH-53) to other parts of the state and the country. Kumbhirgram Airport (55km) is the closest airbase to Badarpur, while major airport is located at Guwahati city which is about 310 km away from Badarpur and is the capital place of Assam. Badarpur Junction Railway Station is served with many trains which connect the town to other Indian cities and towns.