Train services between Srinagar to Baramulla has begun from today. Following the season’s first snow in the valley, Indian Railways authorities conducted the track inspection as well as the trial run of trains in Srinagar y
The order from Delhi High Court came while disposing off a petition which sought the availability of facilities or amenities including toilet complex, eateries, ambulance, emergency facilities as well as police patrolling on
Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently reviewed the progress of Indian Railways' Katra-Banihal railway line project and gave explicit instructions on the speedy completion of the key infrastructure project by 2020.
Recently, a survey was conducted to identify the cleanest railway stations. This was done taking into account several parameters like solid and liquid waste management, cleaning activities, energy management, etc.
Soon, train number 12759/12760 Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. M.G. Ramachandran Central - Hyderabad - Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. M.G. Ramachandran Central Charminar Express will be converted to LHB (Linke Hofmann Busch) coaches.
As part of this, in the next three years, the 68,000 km long broad-gauge network will be electrified. A total of 28,000 km network is electrified at present and for next year a target of 7,000 km has been set.
The train offers free rail travel insurance to passengers, worth Rs 25 lakh. Moreover, as per its refund policy, Rs 100 is refunded to passengers if the train is delayed for more than one hour and Rs 250 if delayed over two h
The HOG system is likely to earn additional revenue for the national transporter by replacing the power cars with passenger coaches. Since there is no use of diesel, there is no air pollution due to the burning of fossil fuel