Railway Zones and Divisions in the Country
At present, there are 17 Railway Zones and 68 Divisions in the country. The details are given below:
Zonal and Divisional boundaries are decided by operational/administrative requirements and not on considerations of State boundaries and as such there are some States which have railway lines under jurisdictional control of more than one ZonalRailway/Division.
This Press Release is based on the information given by the Minister of State for Railways Shri Rajen Gohain in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha.